09/30/2013 10:46 EDT | Updated 11/30/2013 05:12 EST

Chicago commuter train crash injures dozens

At least 48 people have been taken to various hospitals in Chicago after two trains collided at the height of the city's morning rush hour.

Media reports say the accident took place just before 8 a.m. on the Blue Line — part of tO'Hare

The collision occurred near Harlem Avenue and Interstate 290 when a westbound train was struck by an eastbound train, an NBC news report said.

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