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Woman With Kids Arrested In Concord After Alleged Drunken Disturbance On BART

A woman riding Bay Area Rapid Transit with her two young children was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment in Concord on Tuesday night after a fellow passenger reported that she was drunk and causing a disturbance, a BART police lieutenant said.

04/09/2014

Cranes and trucks work to hoist and transport cars involved in the derailment off of elevated BART tracks in Concord.  (CBS)

BART Removes 3rd Of 4 Derailed Cars Near Concord; Full Repairs Expected Saturday

BART removed three of four cars from an out-of-service train that derailed in Concord during the Friday evening commute, prompting buses and a shuttle train to stand in for normal train service between four stations on the Pittsburg/Bay Point line.

CBS San Francisco–02/22/2014

KPIX 5's Paul Deanno posted this picture on Twitter of a BART train derailed between Concord and Pleasant Hill on February 21, 2014. (CBS)

BART Train Derails In Concord, Expect Delays Through Saturday

BART officials are saying that repairs to a damaged train, track and third rail following a derailment at the Concord BART station Friday evening are likely to continue through Saturday night.

02/21/2014

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

NTSB Issues Urgent Safety Recommendations To Protect BART Workers Following Track Deaths

The National Transportation Safety Board Thursday issued “urgent” safety recommendations to protect rail workers in the wake of the on-the-job deaths of two Bay Area Rapid Transit track workers in Contra Costa County two months ago.

12/19/2013

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

NTSB: BART Workers Killed On Tracks Responsible For Their Own Safety

The two BART workers who were struck and killed by a train while inspecting the tracks during the second day of a BART strike over the weekend were working under a practice in which they were considered responsible for their own safety, a National Transportation Safety Board official said Tuesday.

10/22/2013

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

NTSB Launches Probe Into Deaths Of BART Workers Hit By Train

The operator of a BART train that struck and killed two workers near the Walnut Creek station on Saturday was in training, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator confirmed Monday afternoon.

10/21/2013

A future BART car being displayed at the MacArthur Station. (CBS)

Future BART Trains To Have Fewer Seats, Accommodate More Passengers

You can see a full-sized model of the new BART trains at MacArthur Station through Friday.

07/22/2013

BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Person Struck, Killed By BART Train At Oakland 12th St. Station

A person was struck and killed by a train at the 12th Street/Oakland City Center BART station Wednesday morning, a BART spokeswoman said.

04/03/2013

The Glen Park BART Station (CBS)

BART Train Fatally Hits Person At San Francisco Glen Park Station

A person was struck by a Bay Area Rapid Transit train at the Glen Park station in San Francisco Wednesday afternoon, an agency spokeswoman said.

03/27/2013

Mehserle’s Lawyer Asks For New Trial

Convicted BART Shooting Officer Denied Bail For Appeal

A Los Angeles judge has denied bail for a former Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer sentenced to two years in prison for fatally shooting an unarmed man in Oakland last year.

KPIX 5–12/03/2010

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