CHICAGO —A woman was electrocuted and two CTA employees were hospitalized after an incident at the Roosevelt Red Line stop in the South Loop, police said.
Emergency crews responded to a call of a person on the tracks in the 1100 block of South State Street around 5:50 a.m. Friday.
Police said a 35-year-old woman was found on the train tracks in a restricted area and was pronounced dead on scene. The woman showed signs of electrocution.
The two CTA employees, a man and a woman, were transported to Mercy Hospital after suffering panic attacks, police said.
According to the Chicago Fire Department, the incident is being treated as a crime scene and a death investigation is underway.
There's still no word how she ended up on the tracks.
CTA Red Line service was back to normal by 9:15 a.m.