A $648-million contract signed Friday is helping shape the future of San Francisco’s public transportation system. The first of the new Muni LRVs should be ready by the end of 2016.
Muni light rail vehicles were on time less than half of the time last month.
A man was seriously injured when a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail vehicle stuck him Tuesday night in San Jose, a VTA spokeswoman said.
A light-rail vehicle collided with a car and a speeding car struck a building and other vehicles on the Embarcadero in San Francisco Sunday afternoon around the same time in two separate collisions.
At least four people were hospitalized, including two police officers, when two San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicles where involved in crashes on the Third Street rail line Friday morning.
A man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly robbing a woman on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle and then suffering a seizure when he was confronted by a witness, police said.