Geneva Woman Found Dead on Metra Tracks in Geneva

The body of Kathleen M. King, 32, of Geneva, was spotted on the tracks Sunday morning by a Metra conductor.

A 32-year-old woman is dead after she was found lying on the Union Pacific Railway tracks Sunday morning south of Esping Park, 227 Briar Lane in Geneva.

A Metra conductor traveling on Track No. 1 spotted the woman lying on Track No. 2, which is the southernmost set of tracks, according to a Geneva Police Department press release. 

Kathleen M. King, 32, of Geneva, was found dead upon arrival. The cause of her death is unknown at this time, according to the news release. 

The incident is being investigated by the Geneva Police Department, Union Pacific Police, Metra Police and the Kane County Coroner’s Office. 

Jeff July 08, 2014 at 10:23 AM
You can stop reporting on this story until you have any more facts...slow news week?
LJ Graf July 08, 2014 at 01:35 PM
May she rest in peace, and may her family and friends somehow find comfort.
Jeff July 08, 2014 at 05:21 PM
Agreed...the fact that Patch has used this headline 3-4 times already is not appropriate. Once when it occurs and once when the facts are known is enough...
Geneva Vikings July 08, 2014 at 10:35 PM
More news on the way...CSI and other units scouring the house all day 7/8.


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