In screen grabs taken from a live Congressional webcast, Mackenzie Souser, 15, of Camarillo testified before a House of Representatives subcommittee on Thursday, March 17, 2011 regarding her father's death in the 2008 Metrolink crash near Chatsworth. She and Rep. Elton Gallegly (R-Thousand Oaks) spoke about how victims are affected by the $200 million federal railroad accident cap. Gallegly is sponsoring legislation that would increase the cap to $275 million.
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Photos by Dean Musgrove
Stoney Point Beautification Project
10-30-10. The Chatsworth Neighborhood Council, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts and REI Sporting Goods joined together and assembled volunteers for the sixth annual Stoney Point Beautification Project in Chatsworth, CA. The volunteers picked up trash, cleared brush and repaired hiking trails. Councilmember Greig Smith’s office provided city support with the trash removal. (Dean Musgrove /Staff Photographer)
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Photos by Dean Musgrove
Riding the Rails One year later
(l-r) Steve Burch,55, talks with fellow Metro Link Passenger Francisco Ocampo,43, Both men were on the train the day it collided with a freight train killing 25 people one year ago September 12. This was the second time that Burch has been on the train since the accident. Ocampo has become a regular rider again. CA 9-09-2009. Photo by John McCoy/staff photographer
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Photos by John McCoy
Metrolink crash survivor Kipp Landis
Metrolink train crash survivor Kipp Landis recuperates at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, Thursday September 18, 2008.
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Photos by Michael Owen Baker
LAPD officer Spree DeSha Services
LAPD funeral services for Officer Spree DeSha at the LA Cathedral. Spree DeSha was one of 25 people killed in last weeks Metrolink crash. Los Angeles CA. Sept 18,2008.
Photo by Gene Blevins/LA Daily News
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Photos by Gene Blevins
Metrolink funeral LAPD Officer DeSha
LAPD Officer Spree DeSha's funeral at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. She died in the Metrolink crash last week.
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Train Crash re-enactment
Investigators re-enact the train collison in Chatsworth, Ca.
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Metrolink train arrives in Chatsworth
Metrolink train #111 pulls into the Chatsworth Station Monday afternoon. Commuters then board buses enroute to Simi Valley and Moorpark.
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Photos by Andy Holzman
Metrolink Crash Victims
Some victims of the Metrolink crash in Chatsworth, California on Friday, September 12, 2008.
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Metrolink riders get back on the train monday morning after the head on crash which killed 25 people.