NORTH HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — A pedestrian was hospitalized Tuesday after being pulled from underneath a Metro Red Line train in North Hollywood.READ MORE: Authorities Still Searching For Suspect Wanted In Fatal Palmdale Shooting On Friday
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: Memorial For "The Fallen 13" Unveiled In Norco On Saturday
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.
One firefighter suffered a small laceration during the rescue effort, officials said.MORE NEWS: 2 Dead, 1 Critically Injured In Willowbrook Crash Stemming From Pursuit
Metro line trains were experiencing delays of 15 to 20 minutes.