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Friends, Family Hold Vigil For San Jose Teen Killed By VTA Train

Friends and family held a vigil on Saturday near the near the light-rail tracks in San Jose where 14-year-old Danika Tyler Garcia was killed on Saturday when she was struck by a train while riding her bicycle to school on Friday.

01/20/2014

VTA Light Rail Train (CBS)

Light Rail Train Fatally Strikes 14-Year-Old Girl In San Jose

A 14-year-old girl on a bicycle died after she was struck by a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail train in San Jose Friday morning, according to the Santa Clara County sheriff’s office.

01/17/2014

Tourism Hit in Aftermath of Terror Attacks

Free Rides Mean Very Happy New Year: Your Guide To Getting Home

Happy New Year 2014! Now, how do you get home? Transit areas across the Bay Area are offering extended hours and even some free services to get you home safely after ringing in the new year Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

12/31/2013

VTA Light Rail Train (CBS)

Woman Killed By VTA Train In San Jose

A woman killed by a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail vehicle in San Jose on Wednesday morning has been identified as Caprice Crawford, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office.

12/25/2013

A man sleeps on the VTA 22 bus. (CBS)

Silicon Valley’s Homeless Turning To Public Transit For Shelter

Known as “Hotel 22″, the Valley Transportation Authority’s 22 bus operates 24 hours a day between the Eastridge Mall and Palo Alto, some of the most valuable real estate in the country. For many, a night spent circling the South Bay on the bus is the best option to keep out of danger.

12/03/2013

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1 Arrested, 1 Hospitalized After Stabbing Near Sunnyvale Light Rail Station

A person was stabbed at a VTA light rail station in Sunnyvale Tuesday afternoon, authorities told KPIX 5.

11/26/2013

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VTA Light Rail Vehicle Hits Car In San Jose; 2 Hurt

Light-rail service has been restored after a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail vehicle struck a car in San Jose Friday morning, a VTA spokeswoman said.

11/08/2013

A pickup truck collided with a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Bus on Interstate 680 near Highway 237 on October 15, 2013. (CBS)

VTA Bus, Pickup Truck Crash On I-680, 5 Sent To Hospital

Four passengers in a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority bus and the driver of a truck were sent to hospitals after a crash on southbound Interstate Highway 680 in Milpitas Tuesday evening.

10/15/2013

A VTA light rail train is disabled after derailing near North First Street and Tasman 
Drive, July 15, 2013. (CBS)

VTA Light-Rail Train Derails In San Jose

A Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail train partially derailed in San Jose Monday morning, a transit spokeswoman said.

07/15/2013

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Light Rail Crashes With Vehicle In San Jose, Driver Hospitalized

A collision between a Valley Transportation Authority light rail train and a car in San Jose sent the car’s driver to the hospital Thursday, a VTA spokeswoman said.

05/16/2013

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