Chatsworth Metrolink Crash

A database of fatalities from the Sept. 12, 2008, train collision.

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See a list of all 25 identified fatalities »

Reader tributes

im so sorry this had to happen. i just know you were loved so much. my prayers go out to your family and friends. especially you stephanie. you loved him so much. i cant even imagine the pain you are going through but just know he will be with you where ever you go. stay strong.

R.I.P. Jacob you will truly be missed

— Shelbi
about Jacob Hefter,
posted September 13, 2008, at 10:14 p.m.

Facts about the 25 identified fatalities:

By gender
By hometown
By marital status
By train car
By occupation
Keep in mind
  • The Times initially mispelled the name of Michael Hammersley and Beverly Mosley.
  • The coroner's office reported a 26th victim the afternoon of Sept. 15, but a few hours later said the tally was 25.

Chatsworth Metrolink Crash is the Los Angeles Times' database of fatalities from the Sept. 12, 2008, train collision.
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Latest Numbers

25 dead

135 injured

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