It was a deadly weekend on the CTA’s rail lines as two men died on the Brown and Pink lines.
In the Brown Line incident, an intoxicated man fell off the platform early Saturday morning at Wellington and into the path of a Brown Line train. He was dead at the scene, according to a Tribune story. Service was suspended for a few hours on both the Red and Brown lines.
On the Pink Line at Western, Chicago Police show a killed a man who they say pointed two guns at officers. According to the Tribune, when police first arrived at the station, they found the man pointing a gun at his own head. Then he pulled a second gun and pointed them both at police, prompting police to shoot him.