Police: Man Killed, Suicide at CTA Blue Line Subway Station; Service Delays
Written By Timothy Fitz on Saturday, January 8, 2011 | 1/08/2011 09:27:00 PM
At 9:25 p.m., a police evidence technician was called to the scene to photograph the train. The man involved in this incident was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to CTA's website, "service on the Blue Line has been temporarily suspended between Damen and LaSalle due to a medical emergency."
An officer at the scene, said the death was suicide related.
As of 10:22 p.m., police are still investigating and "several body parts" are still on the scene.
According to Chicago Breaking News: "A 40-year-old man (who was hit by a CTA train) was taken in critical condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, said Chicago Fire Department spokesman Quention Curtis."
Posted by Timothy Fitz -- Added: 1/08/2011 09:27:00 PM