Unattended package scare disrupts Red Line service

May 2, 2010 8:05:09 AM PDT
CTA Red Line service was temporarily suspended on part of the South Side Saturday night.Police bomb and arson teams detonated an unattended package discovered at the 95th Street Red Line station at about 8:15 p.m.

As a result of the scare, Red Line service was stopped between the 87th and 95th street stops for about 40 minutes, and part of the Dan Ryan expressway also was shut down.

The suspicious package turned out to be a pipe.


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