A person fell from the platform at the CTA Division station on to the tracks this morning and was hit by a train, causing the power to be shut off for approximately 14 minutes. It was reported that the person who fell was taken to an area hospital for observation. The person did not make contact with the electric third rail.
The Klest Law Firm is experienced in handling train accident cases and is pursuing claims on behalf of the victims of the Metra derailment of May 13, 2011. To speak with an attorney from the Klest Injury Law Firm, please call 866-264-7639.
© Joseph G. Klest, 2011.