Updated 08/18/15 – 8:12 a.m.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Service on the CTA Pink Line was returning to normal Tuesday morning, after trains were halted on a two-mile stretch of the route for more than seven hours, due to flooding on the tracks.READ MORE: State Launching $225 Million Program To Provide Middle And High Schools With Rapid COVID-19 Tests For The Fall
Shortly after midnight, Pink Line service was suspended between the 54th/Cermak and Pulaski stations, due to water on the tracks after heavy storms rolled through overnight.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Sunny Next Two Days
The CTA said trains began running again around 7:15 a.m., though some residual delays remained as service resumed.MORE NEWS: CDC Advisory Committee Recommends Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine For Kids Ages 12 To 15
While service was suspended between 54th/Cermak and Pulaski, the CTA provided shuttle buses for customers to get through the affected area.