NORTH HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — A pedestrian was hospitalized Tuesday after being pulled from underneath a Metro Red Line train in North Hollywood.
The unidentified victim was found beneath a subway train at 5350 Lankershim Boulevard, according to Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.READ MORE: Crews Make Progress On Emigrant Fire Burning Near 5 Freeway In Pyramid Lake Area
Crews worked with Metro officials to de-energize the “third rail” of the track to access the man, who was believed to be in cardiac arrest when he was transported to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.READ MORE: Robert Durst, New York Real Estate Scion, Convicted Of 1st Degree Murder In Death Of Longtime Friend Susan Berman
One firefighter suffered a small laceration during the rescue effort, officials said.MORE NEWS: FBI Offers $20K Reward For Couple Who Went On The Run After Being Convicted In COVID-19 Relief Fraud Scheme
Metro line trains were experiencing delays of 15 to 20 minutes.