RICHMOND (CBS SF) — BART service has resumed between the Richmond and El Cerrito del Norte stations Tuesday afternoon after a fire near the trackway briefly stopped trains from traveling through the area, according to the transit agency.

BART initially issued an alert shortly before noon about the service disruption.

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During the brief stoppage, parallel bus service was available on AC Transit buses 72M and 76 for passengers traveling between Richmond and El Cerrito del Norte.

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About 15 minutes later that service had been restored with residual delays of about 10 minutes.

More details about the fire that prompted the service shutdown were not immediately available.

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