BART service stops between Richmond and Downtown Berkeley due to electrical fire

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BART service has stopped between Richmond and Downtown Berkeley on the Richmond Line due to an electrical fire, the transit agency said.

AC transit is providing mutual aid, providing Bus 72M between Richmond and El Cerrito Plaza. Bus 79 runs from El Cerrito plaza to Downtown Berkeley. For service to North Berkeley, take bus 79 and transfer to bus 52 at Cedar and San Pablo, according to BART.