CTA Blue Line train derails near Harlem

CHICAGO -- The CTA has restored Blue Line service between the Rosemont and Jefferson Park stations Wednesday morning after a derailment at the Harlem station.

The CTA announced that trains were standing at Harlem about 5:20 a.m., and fully suspended service about 15 minutes later.

Blue Line trains were still running between O'Hare and Rosemont, and between Jefferson Park and Forest Park, the CTA said. Shuttle buses were available to connect riders from Rosemont to Jefferson Park.

Shortly before 8 a.m., the CTA said full service was resuming with delays.



No serious injuries have been reported.

WLS-TV contributed to this report

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2020.)