CHICAGO (WLS) -- A freight train derailed Friday afternoon in the city's Bridgeport neighborhood, according to Metra officials.
The Norfolk Southern train experienced a minor derailment near 400 West 35th Street, Metra officials said. No injuries were reported.
The derailment caused at least one 25-35 minute delay for a Metra SWS passenger train toward Orland Park. Extensive delays and some cancellations were expected. Metra SWS customers were encouraged to use the Rock Island branch or Heritage Corridor as substitutes.
Metra SWS commute snarled by freight train derailment