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Caltrain fatality is a teenage boy, police say

Original post made on Oct 20, 2009

Another Caltrain-related fatality, believed to be a teenage boy, occurred about 10:50 p.m. Monday on the tracks about 50 yards south W. Meadow Drive in Palo Atlo, Caltrain officials announced. Few details are available.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 10:55 AM

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Posted by KJI, a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Oct 20, 2009 at 12:20 pm

Very sad anytime someone dies, especially one so young, and by means of self-infliction. But Cal train has absoultely nothing to do with this death. Sleeping pills can be purchased at any drug store, guns are everywhere and SF has a bridge or two.

Blowing the horns louder will NOT help prevent this type of tradgedy one bit.

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