Photos taken from North Terrace Park, Villa Park, IL. Kristen Bowen was added to the growing list of fatalities for this area when she was struck and killed by a second Union Pacific freight train attempting to cross over to the popular park. Residents have petitioned the RR and Villages for a safety barrier to protect their children.

The photo upper left was taken from north of the fishing lake. The photo in the upper right shows the fence in disrepair. The photo bottom right shows a view from the Park looking across the tracks into residential Lombard.

The bottom left image shows North Ahrens and the deadly path used by children and adults alike to gain access to the park. Keep updated by logging on daily here at as investigations uncover the answers and growing activist groups seek reforms. Be sure to join the newsletter to be assured of knowing the latest event and updates