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From the Archives: Metra accident on Sept. 21, 1990

Venus Marie Jones, 20, was struck killed by a Loop-bound Metra commuter train Sept. 21, 1990 in La Grange as she rode her bicycle to work for only the second time in a new exercise routine.  | Photo from Sun-Times Archives
Venus Marie Jones, 20, was struck killed by a Loop-bound Metra commuter train Sept. 21, 1990 in La Grange as she rode her bicycle to work for only the second time in a new exercise routine. | Photo from Sun-Times Archives

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LA GRANGE – Take a glimpse into your towns past by viewing photos from the archives!

This week's photo shows the aftermath of a Metra accident in La Grange, Ill. Venus Marie Jones, 20, was struck and killed on her bicycle by the Loop-bound Metra train in Sept. or 1990. This photo from Sept. 21, 1990 shows the mangled bike on the tracks. 

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