Geneva Police responded to a report of a woman lying on the Union Pacific Railway tracks at 6:50 a.m. July 6 south of Esping Park, 227 Briar Lane.
A Metra conductor observed a white female laying on Track No. 2, the southernmost set of tracks. It should be noted, the referenced Metra train was traveling on Track No. 1.
The woman was found dead upon arrival of Geneva police officers. She has been identified as Kathleen M. King, 32, of Geneva. The cause of death is unknown at this time.
The incident is being investigated by the Geneva Police Department, Union Pacific Police, Metra Police and the Kane County Coroner’s Office. Any requests regarding the cause of death should be referred to the Kane County Coroner’s Office.
At this time, there is no additional information available. Questions should be directed to Geneva Police Commander Julie Nash at 630-232-4736 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.