CHICAGO (CBS) –A man fell from the platform of the CTA Blue Line at Western Avenue station in Bucktown on Tuesday evening.
Police said the man, who was in his mid-30s, was trying to walk down the stairs at the Chicago Transit Authority station above Western Avenue near Armitage and Milwaukee avenues.
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He fell about 30 feet to the ground, police said.
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The man was rushed to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in critical condition, police said.
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Police said the man appeared to be intoxicated.