CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was stabbed in a quarrel Thursday on the Blue Line at Cicero Avenue.
The 49-year-old man was on a train on the Forest Park branch of the Blue Line – which runs in the median of the Eisenhower Expressway – when he got into a quarrel with another man at the Cicero stop at 11:41 a.m.READ MORE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Names José Torres As Interim Chicago Public Schools CEO
The assailant stabbed the 49-year-old man in the abdomen, police said.READ MORE: Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For Days
The victim got off the train and asked for help from a police officer, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Illinois: Infection Rate Reaches New Low; Fewest New Cases In 15 Months
Police tried to locate the assailant on the train after the attack.