Thursday, February 18, 2010
Chicago Bicyclist Struck By CTA Brown Line Train
On Tuesday evening, February 16, a bicyclist was struck by a CTA Brown Line train near the Rockwell Street station on the North Side of Chicago. The station is at ground level. The Chicago Breaking News Center reported that, according to a Fire Department spokesman, "The man was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center but did not appear to suffer any life-threatening injuries." The injured bicyclist, whose first name is Jimmy, was conscious when an ambulance arrived.