Medical emergency halts Downtown Berkeley BART service

BART is experiencing a 10-minute delay this morning on the Richmond line in the Fremont, Richmond and Millbrae directions due to a major medical emergency at the Downtown Berkeley station.

The Downtown Berkeley station is currently closed and trains are not stopping at the station, BART officials said at 10:29 a.m.

Berkeley police confirmed police activity is happening in the area and are asking residents to avoid the area.

No time was given for when the station would reopen.