By Marcus Gilmer in News on Oct 15, 2009 1:20PM
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However, it seems to be clearing up. As of a little after 8 a.m., power was restored to the Red Line tracks and trains were returning to their original routes but residual delays should still be expected (the man who fell on the tracks was last reported in critical condition). Meanwhile, IDOT announced that crews were able to take care of pavement issues with the Kennedy overnight and all lanes of the expressway are once again open.
Still, we're hearing reports from readers and even some Chicagoist staffers that the CTA is all kinds of a hot mess this morning, so allow extra time.