Service in the Hollywood area of the Metro Red Line was delayed up to 20 minutes this morning following an incident at the Hollywood/Vine station. The incident occurred at approximately 7:15 a.m. when a man on the tracks was reportedly struck by a westbound train as the train approached the boarding area. The individual was secured on the tracks adjacent to the platform and then transported with unknown injuries to a nearby hospital by an LAFD rescue unit. The circumstances of the accident are under investigation; the extent of the man’s injuries are reported to be critical. Full service and normal operations was restored at 9 a.m.
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