Person freed after being trapped under train at Oakland BART station

OAKLAND — Firefighters freed a person Thursday morning who had been  trapped under a train at the MacArthur BART station, officials said.

The extent of the person’s injuries, if any, were not immediately known.

Officials have not said if the person was a man or woman or how they came to be trapped under the train.

The incident was reported about  9:43 a.m. and the person removed about 9:52 a.m. officials said.

Power to the tracks was cut while firefighters worked to free the person.

The station was closed and people were being advised to take alternate transportation.

Check back for updates.

Source: mercurynews
Person freed after being trapped under train at Oakland BART station



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