Service Resumes After Woman Survives Fall Beneath BART Train At Embarcadero Station

8:11 PM: An unidentified female who was rescued from beneath a BART train in San Francisco’s Embarcadero station this evening has been transported to a hospital for emergency medical treatment, according to a BART spokeswoman.

Trains are resuming regular service tonight after experiencing major delays system-wide, according to BART spokeswoman Alicia Trost.

BART police received a report that a person was on the tracks beneath a train at San Francisco’s Embarcadero station at 5:43 p.m., Trost said.

The person’s age and condition has not been released, but Trost said the female subject was moved from the tracks to the platform and then transported to a hospital.

BART trains ran single-track through Embarcadero station while investigators conducted interviews and investigated the incident, Trost said.

BART riders experienced delays of 20 minutes or more during the investigation, but all trains resumed regular service shortly after 7 p.m., according to Trost.

BART police left the scene and did not find any indication of foul play. The incident remains under investigation, according to Trost.

Hannah Albarazi, Bay City News

6:55 PM: BART trains are experiencing major delays system-wide this evening after a person was reported to be on the tracks beneath a train at San Francisco’s Embarcadero station, according to a BART spokeswoman.

At 5:43 p.m. BART police received a report that a person was beneath a train at Embarcadero station, according to BART spokeswoman Alicia Trost.

The person’s condition has not been released, but Trost said the person was moved from the tracks to the platform.

BART trains have been running single-track through Embarcadero station while investigators conduct interviews and investigate the incident, Trost said.

BART riders should anticipate delays of 20 minutes or more, according to Trost.

Hannah Albarazi, Bay City News

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  • D.

    My brother witnessed this and the sad thing is.. She didn’t fall. It was intentional, after crying and talking on the phone to someone saying she had nothing, she jumped infront of the oncoming bart train. My prayers go out to her and her family.