A Metro spokeswoman tells KMOX the victim was walking on the tracks, east of the Swansea station.
A beating on a MetroLink train captured on video is causing a sensation online.
One person was arrested and another is wanted by police after shots were fired into a large crowd of people near the MetroLink station in the Delmar Loop.
Charles Brown, 45, left the St. Louis Greyhound bus station en route to Wisconsin via Chicago and had not been seen nor heard from since 9 p.m. Sunday.
St. Louis area authorities planning for a grand jury announcement sought unsuccessfully to station National Guard troops and armored Humvees in a Ferguson neighborhood where Michael Brown had been shot by a policeman, according to records released.
A wooden walking platform was on fire near the light rail tracks on the bridge.
The Illinois Transportation Department is looking to expand high-speed rail traffic from Chicago to St. Louis and is considering building one of the new stations in East St. Louis.
Investigators tracked keys right to front door of robbery suspect.
Arnold woman was arrested at south county Walmart earlier this month.
James Crump, 26, died of multiple gunshot wounds.