One Fatally Struck in San Francisco Train Accident on BART 24th Street Mission Station
SAN FRANCISCO. CA (September 13, 2019) — One person died in a train accident on BART 24th Street Mission station on Thursday, September 12.
Shortly after 6:35 p.m., BART officials initially reported the incident as a major medical emergency. Officials shut down the station minutes later.
At about 7:40 p.m., BART spokeswoman Cheryl Stalter confirmed that a person had entered a station trackway. Witnesses told BART police that it appeared voluntary and there was no foul play involved.
San Francisco coroner’s staff responded at the area a while later, said Stalter.
The station reopened just after 9:15 p.m. with delays dissipating around 20 minutes in all directions.
To the family and friends mourning this devastating loss, we hope you find peace and comfort around you.
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