CHICAGO (STMW) — A CTA Green Line train was evacuated in the Loop Wednesday night after a garbage truck got caught in the electrical wires under the tracks and caused a power outage.
Part of the truck got caught in wiring under the CTA tracks on Lake Street near Post Place at 11:38 p.m., according to Chicago Police.READ MORE: Navy Veteran Had Stroke In Costa Rica, And Now He's Stranded As Family Tries To Pay Five-Figure Medical Bills
A train that was overhead at the time was stopped because of a power outage and the passengers were removed from the train, police said. No injuries were reported.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Arctic Blast Coming Late Tuesday Night
Service on the Brown, Green and Pink lines was temporarily disrupted because of the outage, according to the CTA. Green and Pink Line service was suspended between the Loop and Clinton for several hours, but resumed shortly before 2 a.m.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
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