On Thursday, a person was fatally struck by Bart in Oakland. The victim’s identity has yet to be announced. The accident occurred at the MacArthur Bart Station around 3:00 p.m. According to Patch, the death forced the closure of the station for more than 3 hours and caused major delays during the afternoon and evening commutes. No other details about the cause of the accident were reported.
The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers in Oakland send our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the train accident victim. Train accident victims and their families must know that they may be entitled to compensation for sustaining an injury caused by a train. It is important to hire an experienced train accident lawyer who understands the complexities of the legal system. Our team of Bart train accident lawyers has over a decade of successful experience fighting for the rights of accident victims.