Service resumes at Embarcadero BART after person hit by train

Bay City News
Monday, May 23, 2016
FILE: BART train
FILE: BART train

SAN FRANCISCO -- A person hit by an East Bay-bound BART train at the Embarcadero station in San Francisco Monday morning is still alive and being taken to a hospital, fire officials said.

Service into the East Bay was halted at about 10:30 a.m. after the person was hit by a train, BART officials said.

As of about 10:43 a.m., service had resumed in both directions on the westbound track, BART spokesman Taylor Huckaby said.

Firefighters extricated the victim from under the train as of about 11:30 a.m., according to San Francisco fire officials.