We now have the names of the victims from Wednesday's tragic attack at the Guadalupe Light Rail Yard. We do not have the words to express the weight of this moment. We are grateful to our community for their love and support as we mourn the loss of nine victims of the horrific event of Wednesday, May 26, 2021.
- Abdolvahab Alaghmandan, age 63
- Adrian Balleza, age 29
- Alex Ward Fritch, age 49
- Jose Dejesus Hernandez III, age 35
- Lars Kepler Lane, age 63
- Michael Joseph Rudometkin, age 40
- Paul Delacruz Megia, age 42
- Taptejdeep Singh, age 36
- Timothy Michael Romo, age 49
Their families have been notified and are being provided with every resource we have available.
A vigil is being planned for May 27 at 6 p.m. at San Jose City Hall Plaza at 200 East Santa Clara Street.
The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Department is conducting the criminal investigation, and they are the resource for all questions pertaining to that investigation.
Light rail service is suspended until further notice. VTA is providing substitute bus service at light rail stations along light rail routes.