Officials closed the North Berkeley station at 4:26 p.m. following a report of a medical emergency and had shut down service between El Cerrito del Norte and Downtown Berkeley stations.
The Bay Area Rapid Transit extension between the Coliseum Station and Oakland International should be operational for the Thanksgiving travel crush, according to system officials.
A woman who apparently jumped to her death in front of a train at the San Leandro BART station on Thursday has been identified as 30-year-old Sangeetha Rajkumar of San Leandro.
A BART train struck and killed a woman at the San Leandro station Thursday morning, an agency spokeswoman said.
The Contra Costa County coroner’s office said Tuesday that the man who was hit by a BART train Monday died from “multiple blunt force injuries.”
Plans to add four new stations to the Bay Area Rapid Transit system may get scaled back as part of a revision of the South Bay extension.
BART shut down service in both directions between Pleasant Hill and Pittsburg/Bay Point after a body was found on the tracks Monday morning, an agency spokeswoman said.
BART officials said Friday’s ridership ranked as the third highest in the agency’s history as trains took crowds to the San Francisco Giants’ World Series parade and various Halloween festivities.
BART is trying to figure out what caused one of its trains to catch fire in Hayward Sunday morning.
BART is seeing a high number of riders Friday morning due to today’s planned victory parade for the San Francisco Giants 2014 World Series championship.