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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, April 23


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• Starting at 1:37 AM today, Blue Line service was suspended on the Forest Park branch between Forest Park and Harlem "due to track conditions" (NBC)

Metra: Construction to affect midday service on Rock Island Beverly branch April 29 and 30

• SUV driver killed after striking pole, 2 children critically injured, Monday around 2:40 AM in 4-lane 3000 block of East 106th in South Deering (ABC)

• 5 drivers crashed, at least one person injured Monday around 5:03 PM on I-57 near 159th Street (FOX)

• Security guard uninjured after falling down 2 flights of stairs at Grand Red station, man who allegedly pushed him was arrested (WBBM)

Metra announced it will conduct Operation Lifesaver Safety Blitzes at 47 stations in 2024 to raise awareness about of safe behavior around trains, tracks

• What to do if your bike gets stolen (Bike Lane Uprising)

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