Person freed after falling beneath Muni streetcar

June 8, 2012 11:37:28 AM PDT
A person was trapped under a Muni streetcar along San Francisco's Market Street Friday morning after falling while trying to board.

The accident was reported at 9:54 a.m. at Seventh and Market streets and involved an F-Market & Wharves streetcar, fire spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said.

The San Francisco Fire Department used heavy rescue equipment to free the trapped person. He was transported to San Francisco General Hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Market Street was expected to reopen by noon.

Bay City News contributed to this report.

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