2008-09-26 / Community

Residents rally together in response to tragedy

Photos by WENDY PIERRO/Acorn Newspapers Photos by WENDY PIERRO/Acorn Newspapers SOMBER MOMENT—Above, members of the Ventura County Fire Department who were the first to respond to the tragic Metrolink accident two weeks ago stand at attention as a passenger train whirs by last Friday during a community observance at the Simi Valley train stop. Below, Police Chaplain Paul Kuzma reads from Scripture as emotional attendees, including resident Yolanda Pujol (inset) listen, trying to find comfort. If you would like to donate to the families of train crash victims, contact the Simi Valley Community Foundation at (805) 526-3900.

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