Police said the man was able to narrowly avoid being hit by the train due to his “quick actions.”
Downtown Berkeley BART
Update: BART service restored after man who walked on tracks apprehended
Service between Ashby and El Cerrito in the Warm Springs, Richmond and Millbrae directions were suspended Wednesday morning.
Police respond to downtown BART for witness report of person with gun
Police briefly detained a man on the platform and three trains did not stop at the station during the investigation.
BART wants to dock contractor $2.4M for delays in renovating downtown Berkeley BART
USS Cal Builders is disputing the charges, saying BART made numerous changes to the plans which led to the delay.
BART paper ticket sales to end in downtown Berkeley and other stations
BART is asking riders to get onboard with Clipper cards — and removing paper ticket sales from four of its stations to spur the transition. The transit agency says it will phase out all paper ticket sales in 2020.
Beloved Downtown Berkeley BART newspaper vendor in hospice care
Station agents and customers say John Allen is personable, witty and kind. Cards and letters for him can be sent to an address posted on his newspaper stand.
New downtown Berkeley BART plaza opens to fanfare
It’s one year late in opening and there are still a few missing elements, but finally construction crews have left and the new plaza has been unveiled. The relief was palpable at the grand opening celebration.
Update: Berkeley BART plaza opening now delayed to mid-October
The new BART Plaza will now open even later than expected.
Completion of downtown Berkeley BART plaza is delayed — again
The project is almost a year behind schedule. The heavy rains in 2016-17 caused about 50 rain days. A dispute between the general contractor and some subs has also slowed progress.
The BART Rotunda in downtown Berkeley comes apart, bit by bit
The BART Rotunda that stood sentinel in Berkeley for more than 40 years is being torn down to make way for a new entrance to the station.
Domestic dispute at downtown BART station ends in arrest
A 32-year-old woman was arrested in connection with a domestic dispute at the downtown Berkeley BART station Monday.
BART to shut main entrance to downtown Berkeley station, Aug. 14
Patrons using the Downtown Berkeley BART station will have to use another entrance for six to seven months.