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: Chicago Police Officer Shot, Wounded In Calumet Heights; One Suspect Also Shot
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: Chicago Weather: Partly Cloudy And Breezy Overnight
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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: View Live Radar
Meanwhile, Blue Line trains were also running with delays after an unauthorized person got onto the tracks at the Damen stop in Wicker Park.