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.
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.
You can see a full-sized model of the new BART trains at MacArthur Station through Friday.
A person was struck and killed by a train at the 12th Street/Oakland City Center BART station Wednesday morning, a BART spokeswoman said.
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.
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.
A BART train was damaged when it struck a deer on the tracks near the Pleasant Hill station on Friday night, a spokesman said.