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Man electrocuted on Blue Line tracks last week identified

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A man whodied after he fell on theBlue Line tracks and was electrocuted last week has been identified.

The Chicago Fire Department recovered the manon the tracks at the Kedzie-Homan station in the 500 block of South Homan just before 10 a.m. on June 1, according to Fire Media Affairs.

Jerome Anderson, 57, was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:01 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. His home address was not known as of Wednesday morning.

An autopsy Friday found Andersonwas electrocuted when hefell onto the third rail, according to the medical examiner’s office. Hisdeath was ruled an accident.

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