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Yellow Line service resumes after person struck by train in Skokie

Trains were stopped about 7:45 p.m. but resumed service an hour later, the CTA said.

Yellow Line service was suspended Sept. 17, 2020, in Skokie after a person was struck by a train.
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Service was suspended Thursday on the Yellow Line in Skokie after a person was struck by a train.

Trains were stopped because of a “medical emergency” near the Oakton station, the CTA said in an alert about 7:45 p.m.

The person who was struck suffered “minor injuries,” Skokie police Sgt. Denise Franklin said.

Service resumed with delays by 8:40 p.m., the CTA said.