Atul Vyas, 20
Died: September 12, 2008
He was a thoroughly brilliant kid, flying high.
— Vijay Vyas, father
Vyas, a student at Claremont McKenna, was studying to be a doctor. He was in the process of interviewing for graduate programs at MIT and Harvard next year. Vyas took the train that afternoon to head home to visit his family.
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.