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Police: Man jumps from O’Hare terminal, taken to hospital

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CHICAGO (AP) _ Chicago police say a man was taken to a hospital in critical condition after he fled authorities and jumped from an upper-level terminal at O’Hare International Airport.

Police say the incident happened about 7:15 p.m. Tuesday. WMAQ-TV reports that Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the man was fleeing officers who tried to place him in custody for a disturbance at a terminal counter.

Chicago police spokesman Officer Hector Alfaro says the 22-year-old man jumped to a lower-level terminal from an upper-level terminal.

Alfaro says the man was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
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Information from: WMAQ-TV.