CHICAGO (CBS) — CTA Blue Line service was suspended between O’Hare and Jefferson Park Tuesday afternoon, due to what the agency called a “track condition.”
The suspension of service was later scaled back to between Jefferson Park and Cumberland, with trains skipping Harlem.READ MORE: Car Strikes Wall On Dan Ryan Expressway At 95 Street; Delays Expected
The CTA did not immediately confirm reports that a train malfunction was to blame for the suspension or that a train was evacuated.READ MORE: United Center Could Turn Into Mass Vaccination Site
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Shuttle buses were made available. Other alternatives such as buses, or buses to other rail lines, were also advised.MORE NEWS: 22-Year-Old Woman Shot While Sitting In Car In Rosemoor
Meanwhile, Blue Line trains were also running with delays after an unauthorized person got onto the tracks at the Damen stop in Wicker Park.