Red Line trains rerouted to elevated tracks after person struck
CHICAGO — CTA Red Line trains were rerouted to elevated lines Thursday afternoon after a train struck a person.
According to the CTA, subway trains were rerouted to elevated lines between Fullerton and Cermak-Chinatown due a medical emergency on the tracks near the Harrison stop around 4:30 p.m.
After stopping at Fullerton, all trains headed toward 95th Street will make the following elevated station stops:
- Merchandise Mart
Trains headed to Howard will make the same stops in the opposite order after the Cermak-Chinatown stop.
CTA said they are working to restore service as quickly as possible.