Oakland BART Service Restored After Gas Leak Incident

According to BART, San Francisco and Daly City bound Red and Yellow Line trains are turning back at the MacArthur station.

NBC Bay Area

BART service at the 19th Street station in downtown Oakland has been restored after a gas leak incident Saturday morning, officials confirm.

At around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, the entrances at 19th and 20th streets to the 19th Street BART station in downtown Oakland were closed due to an investigation.

According to the Oakland Fire Department, a work crew hit a gas line at 20th and Broadway. Oakland fire confirmed that PG&E sent an equipment crew to the scene and evaluated potential impacts.

As of 1:40 p.m., BART officials said via Twitter all trains for all destinations will make normal stops following the incident.

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