Red Line trains were diverted on the elevated tracks between Fullerton and Cermak-Chicago. Authorities were investigating reports of a suspicious package at the Grand station.
[Service Disruption] Red Line subway trains are rerouted to the elevated lines between Fullerton and Cermak-Chinatown due to police activity. More: https://t.co/RA4bs64XR6— cta (@cta) August 28, 2019
"We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to restore service as quickly as possible. Allow extra travel time," the CTA said.
Trains have resumed normal in the subway again and are stopping at the Grand station again after being bypassed earlier.