Pedestrian struck by Muni train
Bay City News
January 4, 2008
A San Francisco Municipal Railway K line train struck a pedestrian
this morning while traveling inbound, just outside of West Portal
Station, according to a Muni spokesman.
The accident occurred around 11:15 a.m. in West Portal on 14th
avenue, just outside the West Portal Muni Station, said spokesman
Alan Siegel. He said trains at the station are backed up and delays
are indefinite. The condition of the pedestrian is unknown and
he said police are starting an investigation.
A witness who was traveling outbound on a separate train said
she saw the stopped inbound K line train, where it struck the
She saw fire trucks, police cars and an ambulance but as far
as she could tell, the pedestrian had been under the train for
at least ten minutes.
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