Major BART delays after medical emergency briefly closes Montgomery station 

The Montgomery BART station has reopened after a person became stuck under a train earlier this evening, but riders should still expect major delays.

The incident was reported at about 4:50 p.m. A BART officer at the station said a female was stuck under a train. The person has since been transported to a hospital, according to BART officials.

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  • Laura Dudnick/The S.F. Examiner
  • A BART officer tells commuters at Montgomery station about the closure.

Trains were forced to single-track through the Montgomery station and did not stop for nearly an hour as a result. Delays are affecting East Bay destinations, as well as trains heading toward Millbrae and San Francisco International Airport.

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Laura Dudnick

Laura Dudnick, a Bay Area native, covers education and planning for The San Francisco Examiner. She previously worked as a senior local editor for, and as the San Mateo County bureau reporter and weekend editor for Bay City News Service.
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