CHICAGO (CBS) — Authorities confirm CTA Red Line service in both directions was halted.
According to a CTA alert, northbound and southbound trains were not running because someone was on the tracks.READ MORE: Gov. JB Pritzker Announces State Will Reopen Further Under 'Bridge Phase' On May 14; Full Reopening Possible By June 11
Trains are being rerouted to the elevated lines between Fullerton and Cermak-Chinatown.
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[Significant Delays] Loop 'L' trains are running with delays from congestion. Crews working to restore normal service.
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