CHICAGO (CBS) — Two cars were blocking Metra Electric District tracks on the South Side, after a crash Friday morning.
POlice said two cars crashed at 71st and Stony Island shortly after 6 a.m.READ MORE: If You Test Positive For COVID-19 Before Lollapalooza, Here's What You Need To Know
Both vehicles ended up blocking the Metra Electric tracks that run between the eastbound and westbound lanes of 71st Street.READ MORE: Many Who Filed Federal Tax Returns On Time Or Early Still Don't Have Refunds -- What's The Holdup?
Metra said two Electric District trains were stopped as a result of the crash.
Police said a 48-year-old man was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in serious condition. A 52-year-old woman also was taken to the University of Chicago with minor injuries.MORE NEWS: At Least 10 Killed, 61 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
The cause of the crash was under investigation.