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Coroner identifies Menlo Park teen killed by train

Original post made on Oct 16, 2013

The San Mateo County coroner has released the identity of the 16-year-old Menlo Park boy killed by a train on Monday afternoon.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 3:45 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by Midtowb resident, a resident of Midtown
on Oct 16, 2013 at 4:09 pm

My heartfelt sympathies to his family. I wish all of us could get together and so something to identify and work with kids that are depressed. Our society places too much importance on money and achievement and not enough on human relationships. I'm going to go home and hug my kids..


Posted by Tears in Heaven, a resident of Downtown North
on Oct 16, 2013 at 4:12 pm

My deepest condolences to the parents, though there is really nothing to be said or done to ease the pain.

This is happening far too much in our area.

Time for some self-examination and rethinking of values and goals.


Posted by Marc Vincenti, a resident of Barron Park
on Oct 17, 2013 at 12:48 am

Marc Vincenti is a registered user.

This news is very sad, and upsetting. My sincere condolences to everyone knew, loved, and cared for this boy—his family, friends, classmates, teachers, neighbors—and to the train driver, and other people charged with caring for our young. This news is difficult and very sad.


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