Fire erupts on CTA train tracks on North Side

A fire erupted on CTA train tracks on Chicago's North Side Monday afternoon.

The Chicago Fire Department (CFD) said the track tires were on fire, but no injuries were reported. The fire has since been extinguished.

According to the CTA, Red Line service was temporarily suspended between Howard and Belmont around 2:45 p.m. 

Shuttle buses replaced the Red Line service between Howard and Belmont.