BERKELEY (CBS SF) — BART police are seeking a woman who pushed a man onto the tracks as a train was approaching at the Downtown Berkeley station Monday night.
The push was reported at 9:18 p.m. but the man was able to get out of the trackway and narrowly avoided being hit by the train, according to BART police.
The incident caused a major delay at the Berkeley station that at the time was reported as a medical emergency.
BART is recovering from an earlier problem. There is a major delay at Downtown Berkeley in the Richmond direction due to a medical emergency.
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Authorities searched the station and area for the suspect but did not find her, but have obtained surveillance footage, police said.
No other details about the attack were immediately available.