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BART has resumed full service in both directions between Walnut Creek and Concord after a person died at the Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre station Tuesday morning.

Officials with the Contra Costa County coroner’s office reported to the Pleasant Hill station around noon and have since removed the body, according to BART spokesman Jim Allison.

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Jerold Chinn/SFBay The public was invited to tour three new BART trains at the Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre Station in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Saturday, October 15, 2016.

According to Allison, BART police officers and first responders responded to a person on the tracks near the Pleasant Hill station. The agency first became aware of a person on the tracks around 10:05 a.m. and announced the service interruption around 10:20 a.m.

BART police are investigating the death and do not suspect foul play at this time.

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Jerold Chinn/SFBay One of three new BART trains was open to the public at the platform at the Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre Station in Walnut Creek on Saturday, October 15, 2016.

BART trains resumed service between Walnut Creek and Concord on the Antioch line around 11:15 a.m. and maintained that service for around 20 minutes before coroner’s officials arrived, according to Allison. Full service resumed around 12:15 p.m., Allison said.

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