Blue Line Trains Running With Major Delays After ‘Minor Fire’ At Track Level Near Forest Park

Sun-Times Media Wire
September 12, 2019 - 7:58 am
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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- CTA Blue Line trains are running with major delays Thursday following “a minor fire at track level” near Forest Park.

The CTA first announced the fire at about 6:05 a.m. and fully suspended service between the Forest Park and Cicero stations about 20 minutes later. Trains were operating on their normal route again as of 6:45 a.m., the transit authority said.

The CTA is advising Blue Line riders to allow for extra travel time as normal service is restored.

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