CTA train derails in Albany Park

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A CTA train jumped its tracks in Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood overnight.

Emergency responders were called to the Kimball CTA Brown Line station in the 4700 block of north Kimball  around 1:13 a.m.

The three-car train was heading toward the Loop when it derailed.

Fifty people were on that train during the accident.

They were able to safely exit the train and walk back to the Kimball station platform.

No one was hurt.

It is unclear what caused the derailment.

Normal service has resumed.

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