BART expects to have full service between San Francisco and the East Bay through the Transbay Tube restored by 4 p.m.

June 14, 2012 2:38:28 PM PDT
BART is working to restore service between San Francisco and the East Bay after a three-alarm fire near the West Oakland station early Thursday morning.

1:47 p.m.: BART sent out a tweet saying full transbay service will be restored by 4 p.m.

1 p.m.: BART officials say they expect trains to be single tracking (trains running in both directions but sharing a single track) throught the Transbay Tube by 4 .m.

2:15 a.m.: A fire broke out at a construction site adjacent to the West Oakland station. The fire damaged porcelain insulators and other electrical equipment and BART was forced to halt service in the transbay Tube.

Read the full story about the fire and BART disruption.

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