CHICAGO — Service on CTA Blue Line trains has been restored between the O’Hare and Rosemont stations after a derailment.
According to CTA officials, an O’Hare-bound train derailed around 7 p.m. Wednesday between the Rosemont and O’Hare stops.
After a short period of time, firefighters arrived on the scene and evacuated 73 passengers.
A 39-year-old woman was hospitalized with a back injury. No other injuries were reported
Service was restored around 2 a.m. Thursday.
@ 1910 CTA reported a Derailment of A Blue Line train going into the platform at O'Hare CTA/CFD on scene, reports of no injuries at this time, CTA patrons are being evacuated at present time. CTA investigating incident
— Chicago Fire Media (@CFDMedia) April 11, 2019
Trains are operating on the rest of the Blue Line, between Rosemont and Forest Park via downtown. Allow extra travel time. See this alert for latest details: https://t.co/EkGy5Wpl7o
— cta (@cta) April 11, 2019