William C. Lacy, 67, left his medication and cell phone at home when he went to the Casino Queen in East St. Louis and then boarded a westbound Metrolink train Wednesday.
Metro officials promise work won’t cause major delays to MetroLink, vehicle traffic.
No indication why he was on tracks
What suit claimed was “no coincidence,” others say was only a coincidence
The suit filed by a Metro engineer warned the public at risk of “serious injury or death”
The accident happened when a vehicle drove through a fence and ended up on a MetroLink track.
Metro will use busses between 5th and Missouri and Busch Stadium Sunday morning
The car’s driver and train operator rushed to the hospital, but passengers on train escape injury.
Metro was not consulted nor notified ahead of time by measure’s sponsor.
Metro has three options to consider