Man falls to his death at CTA Howard stop

File photo. AP

July 1, 2013 5:04:46 AM PDT
A man who fell onto the tracks at the CTA's Howard Station on the city's North Side died.

The man, in his 20s, made contact with the third rail on Sunday night. It is believed to have been an accident.

Trains on the Red, Purple and Yellow lines were stopped near Howard for about 15 minutes.