BART recovers from delays after person hit by train

UPDATE 11:57 AM: The victim has been transported to a hospital and trains are now running at their normal service.

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON/BCN) — BART trains are single-tracking through the Embarcadero station in San Francisco Monday morning after a person was struck by a train, BART officials said.

Service into the East Bay was halted at about 10:30 a.m. after reports of a person under a train there. As of about 10:43 a.m., service had resumed in both directions on the westbound track, BART spokesman Taylor Huckaby said.

Huckaby said a rescue operation is underway to get that person off the tracks. The person’s condition was not immediately released.

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