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Monday, July 28, 2014

Person Jumps Onto BART Tracks at Glen Park Station, Expect Delays

Posted By on Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 2:40 PM

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BART trains are held up at the Glen Park Station where an unidentified person jumped down onto the tracks this afternoon, causing some long delays. 

BART Spokesman Jim Allison says that after the person jumped onto the tracks, the transit agency shut off the power at the station, bringing trains to a halt.

No train was arriving at the time when the person jumped, Allison says. 
BART police are currently trying to get the jumper into custody, he says.

The incident has caused up to 20 minute delays for trains headed to the East Bay. So bring a book.

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Erin Sherbert was the Online News Editor for SF Weekly from 2010 to 2015. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.


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