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Walnut Creek: BART service on Pittsburg/Bay Point line restored after electrical fire

Published Sunday March 5


Photo: Mercurynews

WALNUT CREEK — Service has been restored on BART’s Pittsburg/Bay Point line after an electrical fire halted service and trapped 250-300 passengers on a train Sat afternoon according to BART.

BART electricians securing power. #BARTIC

— Confire PIO Sun Mar 5

The fire was reported shortly before six in the afternoon The passengers were evacuated and no injuries were reported.

Trains between the Rockridge station in Oakland and Pleasant Hill were halted until 7:20 in the afternoon when service was restored. Trains will be moving at reduced speeds, and riders should expect delays, according to BART.

Article length: About 90 words.
Tags: Pleasant Hill
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