Bryn Mawr Red Line station clear after police investigate ‘suspicious object’

As a result, Red Line trains are operating with delays after service to Howard from Addison was suspended, the CTA said.

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A fire was started on a CTA train early Saturday in the Loop.

Red Line service was disrupted May 8, 2021, on the North Side.

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Red Line service was disrupted Saturday on the North Side as police investigated a “suspicious object” at the Bryn Mawr Red Line station.

Someone flagged down officers about 11 a.m. and reported the object near the station in the 1000 block of West Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago police said.

Police said the scene was deemed clear about 1:45 p.m. but did not provide further details.

Red Line train service was suspended from Addison to Howard as authorities investigated, but trains resumed normal service with delays by 1:20 p.m., according to the CTA.

Trains resumed stopping at the Bryn Mawr station about 20 minutes later, according to the CTA.

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