Person struck by CTA train; Blue Line service suspended between Jefferson Park and California

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CHICAGO — CTA Blue Line service has been temporarily suspended between Jefferson Park and California after a person was reportedly struck.

The incident happened at the Addison station in the city’s Irving Park neighborhood just before 12 p.m. Wednesday.

A male victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His age and identity is unknown at this time.

Shuttle buses are operating, according to CTA.

An investigation is underway.

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