Person struck on Blue Line, trains delayed

January 6, 2009 2:05:13 PM PST
A woman was struck and critically injured by a subway train on the CTA's Blue Line Tuesday morning. The woman was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital with head and leg injuries. She was conscious and alert when she was taken away by paramedics.

Following the incident, power was shut off between Lake and Jackson on the Blue Line on the southbound tracks, resulting in some minor delays.

So far, there are no additional details on how the woman was struck.