The 13-unit Solano Avenue building was subject to an Ellis Act eviction nearly three years ago.
Neither the woman nor her son suffered major injuries and the driver stayed at the scene afterward, police said.
The person appeared to be in “crisis” before walking onto the tracks Monday morning, according to an initial investigation.
A merchant who loved shopping for antiques as much as selling them leaves a neighborhood of antique shops. Catch up on this and other Berkeley retail and small business news.
The center is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p,m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. It is closed on Tuesdays.
Both of the people robbed at gunpoint were women in their 50s, police said.
City could change zoning rules for Solano, College and North Shattuck to encourage construction
The woman spent four days in the intensive care unit at Highland Hospital.
Berkeley averaged about 20 catalytic converter thefts each month during the first quarter of 2022. By July, it was closer to 60, police say.
As of Tuesday, BPD said, no eyewitnesses had yet come forward. Authorities have asked community members to share tips if they have them.
Inspire Sailing opened at the marina a year ago. Catch up on this and other Berkeley retail and small business news.
Le Labo, part of an upscale international chain of perfume shops, opened quietly during the pandemic on Fourth Street. Catch up on this and other Berkeley retail and small business news.