SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — BART is recovering from a major delay in all directions after an obstruction on the track in the Tranbay Tube had to be cleared Thursday afternoon, according to the transit agency.Bay Area Health Workers Cheer Newly-Approved 1-Shot Johnson & Johnson Vaccine
The @SFBARTalert Twitter account posted about the delay at 2:42 p.m.
There is a major delay in the Transbay Tube in the Antioch, Dublin / Pleasanton, Warm Springs, Richmond, SFO, Millbrae and Daly City directions due to an obstruction on the track.
— SFBARTalert (@SFBARTalert) November 21, 2019READ MORE: Antioch Gas Station Shooting Leaves Man Suffering Life-Threatening Injuries
The transit system is currently single-tracking trains through the Transbay Tube until the obstruction can be removed crews and the track inspected to ensure it is safe to reopen.
The 511.org website has a special section to provide advice on other public transit options during the disruption.
About a half an hour later, the SFBARTalert Twitter account posted that the system was recovering from the earlier problem, but noted there was still a 20-minute delay in the Transbay Tube.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Rally in San Mateo to Denounce Violence Against Asian Americans