CHICAGO (CBS) — Three tracks at Union Station have been closed during the Wednesday morning rush, due to falling concrete.
Metra said concourse tracks #2, #4, and #6 were closed until further notice due to emergency station repairs after concrete fell on the tracks.READ MORE: Ed’s Driveway: Toyota Sienna
The closed tracks are expected to cause delays on the Heritage Corridor, SouthWest Service, and BNSF Railway lines.READ MORE: 17-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed In Gresham Neighborhood
As of 7:15 a.m., Metra was reporting delays of up to 15 minutes.
Riders should check Metra’s website for updates.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Frost Advisory, Sunny Through The Day
Amtrak owns the station, and is handling cleanup efforts, but did not immediately respond to requests for comment.