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Idiot commits suicide by BART @ Ashby Station

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(06-27) 15:25 PDT BERKELEY -- A woman was struck and killed by a train at the Ashby BART Station in Berkeley in an apparent suicide, an agency official said.

The woman was hit at about 12:45 p.m., said BART spokesman Jim Allison. Her name has not been released.

BART has resumed normal service through the station, which had been closed after the incident.

Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2011/06/27/BAR51K3BSQ.DTL#ixzz1QWcIV2cZ

Still felt the delays in the

Still felt the delays in the commute hour (5:30ish). Didn't anyone see her get on the tracks? I don't think I've been in Ashby at that time, but I find it hard to believe there were no witnesses that saw her get onto the tracks.

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So let me get this straight,

So let me get this straight, someone is supposed to stop an individual who jumps in front of an arriving train? I've waited at a few stations where I have been one of a very few people on the platform. It's quite possible no one saw her.

At 12:45 in the afternoon? As

At 12:45 in the afternoon? As I said, I've never been in Ashby at that hour, but I find it hard to believe there might be so few people in the station.