Medical emergency closes 24th Street Mission BART station

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — San Francisco firefighters have rescued a man after he was trapped between two BART cars at the 24th Street Mission BART station Wednesday night.

The station has since reopened and full service has been restored. Riders are still asked to expect major delays.

A man was in the trackway and struck by a train at 6:12 p.m.

Firefighters arrived to the scene around 6:30 p.m.

Trains were stopping at the station as firefighters work to rescue the man. No trains were going in the East Bay direction at all.

Two ambulances are responding to the scene.

The man is being taken to a trauma center and is in serious condition.

A preliminary conclusion says this seems to have been an accident.

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