Man Electrocuted On West Town 'L' TracksJust before 2 a.m., he touched the third rail and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Chicago Police.
Loop Train Service Back To Normal After Derailment Caused Big DelaysCTA is restoring service after a train derailment halted trains in the Loop.
Truck Gets Lodged Under L Tracks In Loop; Driver Blames CabbiesWhat to do when you get your tractor-trailer stuck beneath the L tracks downtown, blocking a major street and drawing dozens of amused and bemused spectators? Blame a cabbie, of course.
Loyola Student Electrocuted By Third Rail On Red LineA Loyola University senior is dead, after falling onto the electrified third rail on the CTA Red Line tracks early Saturday.
Woman Injured After Falling On Third Rail At Howard 'L' TerminalA woman fell and touched the electrified third rail at the Howard CTA Red Line terminal Sunday night.
Man Dies After Peeing On 'L' Tracks In EvanstonAn Indiana man died overnight, after coming into contact with the electrified third rail as he urinated on the Purple Line ‘L’ tracks in Evanston.
CTA To Begin Reconstruction Of Loop Tracks This WeekendCTA Brown, Orange and Pink Line riders are in for delays and reroutes this weekend, as the CTA begins the latest phase of track reconstruction on the Loop elevated train tracks.
CTA To Refurbish Loop 'L' TracksThe Chicago Transit Authority ‘L’ tracks are getting a makeover in the Loop.
Red Line Trains Rerouted To 'L' Tracks Due To Reports Of ExplosiveThe Chicago Transit Authority to rerouted Red Line trains out of the subway Friday morning, after someone reported a passenger was carrying an explosive.
Falling Railroad Tie From Brown Line Nearly Hit Pregnant WomanA heavy railroad tie fell from a CTA “L” track in Lincoln Square last weekend and came close to crushing a car being driven by a pregnant Chicago woman.
Red Line Trains Rerouted Due To Reported Smoke In SubwayCTA Red Line trains had to be rerouted to the Loop ‘L’ tracks this morning, after a report of smoke in the State Street subway.
Uptown Blog: Too Many Pigeons Near Red Line TracksAn Uptown neighborhood news blog is calling on someone to do something about the “hordes” of pigeons that are congregating near the Red Line ‘L’ tracks just north of the Wilson stop.