CHICAGO (CBS) — A 19-year-old man was struck and killed by a CTA Red Line train Saturday afternoon near Guaranteed Rate Field, authorities said.
Crews were called about 1:30 p.m. to the 35th Street Red Line station for reports of a person struck by a train, according to Chicago Fire Department Cmdr. Walter Schroeder.READ MORE: Two Chicago Police Officers Wounded By Accidental Friendly Fire While Confronting Suspect In Lyons, Police Say
Police said they believe the man fell onto the tracks from the platform. Area Central detectives were conducting a death investigation.READ MORE: Man Shot, Killed After Argument At Bus Stop In Logan Square; Shooter Kills Second Man Nearby During Carjacking
Regular service on the Red Line resumed by 4 p.m. with some residual delays expected, according to a service alert from the CTA.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Cool Down In Effect
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