CHICAGO (STMW) — A car-carrying semi-truck jumped the concrete wall separating the Dan Ryan Expressway from the CTA Red Line Sunday night, landing on the newly repaired tracks and damaging the third rail.
The truck hit the wall near the 69th Street station and landed on the southbound tracks, according to Fire Media Affairs.READ MORE: SWAT Team Dispatched After Man Barricades Himself In Home On Halsted Street In Lincoln Park
No injuries were reported and the Illinois Department of Transportation was able to remove the truck.READ MORE: LOCATED: Matthew La Luz, 32, Last Seen In Rogers Park
Repairs were made to the tracks by early Monday, and the CTA said normal operations were expected for the Monday morning rush.MORE NEWS: 4 Suspects Apprehended After Woman Is Robbed At Roosevelt Red Line Station; Police Stop Train After Robbers Escape
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