Person struck by Blue Line train in Oak Park

- A person was struck by a CTA Blue Line train Friday night in west suburban Oak Park.

The person “made contact with a train” about 7:15 p.m. at the Austin station, according to the CTA.

Trains ran on a single track for about two hours as crews cleared the scene, but as of 9:55 p.m., service had resumed in both directions with residual delays, transit officials said.

The person’s condition was unknown. An Oak Park city spokesman could not immediately be reached for more information.

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