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Caltrain service disrupted after man runs into train in Menlo Park

Original post made on Jun 4, 2009

A man ran into the side of a moving Caltrain at the Menlo Park station this evening (June 3), a Caltrain spokeswoman said. The incident caused major delays in train service.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 3, 2009, 9:54 PM

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Posted by Uh oh
a resident of another community
on Jun 4, 2009 at 12:06 am

Suicide contagion?


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Posted by Charles Thompson
a resident of Portola Valley: Ladera
on Jun 4, 2009 at 3:02 am

Do you know that there was a rail fatality on Memorial Day in Sunnyvale? An elderly man intent on committing suicide near the Home Depot parking lot in Sunnyvale, walked onto the Caltrain tracks and was struck by a northbound train? He was transported to Stanford Hospital where he died of a head injury.

How come Caltrain did not notify the press of this incident. Are they trying to hide something? Is Christine Dunn trying to hide something? What goes on at Caltrain...


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Posted by cynic
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jun 4, 2009 at 8:26 am

Unless you're young, no one cares if you commit suicide. Which is probably why more people don't do it.


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