Chicago Transit Authority Sued Over Freak Derailment

Law360, New York (March 26, 2014, 6:52 PM EDT) -- The Chicago Transit Authority was hit with its first suit on Tuesday by a passenger riding in the Chicago Blue Line train that jumped the tracks at the O'Hare International Airport station and veered up an escalator, injuring more than 30 commuters.

In a complaint filed in Illinois state court, 23-year-old Delila Jefferson lobbed negligence claims over the accident that took place early Monday morning, which she claimed broke her foot and injured her back and neck, according to Corboy & Demetrio, a Chicago personal injury...
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