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Hundreds evacuated from San Francisco train station due to smoke -media

Source: Reuters - Wed, 4 Dec 2013 05:44 PM
Author: Reuters
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Dec 4 (Reuters) - Commuters were evacuated from at least one San Francisco Bay Area transit station on Wednesday after a train reported its brakes were smoking in a tunnel, and some passengers may have suffered from smoke inhalation, local media reported.

The Bay Area's KTVU television reported that about 300 people were evacuated from a transit station in the suburbs east of San Francisco, and cited firefighters as saying that 10 to 15 people were complaining of smoke inhalation symptoms. (Reporting By Cynthia Johnston; Editing by Scott Malone)

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