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MV man, 26, killed on Shoreline Boulevard

Original post made on Apr 12, 2012

Erik Onorato will be remembered as "an incredible child, an incredible brother, an incredible son and friend," his mother said on April 11, two days after the 26-year-old Mountain View resident was struck and killed by a pickup truck on North Shoreline Boulevard.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 13, 2012, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Jim
a resident of North Whisman
on Apr 12, 2012 at 9:54 pm

What a sad story about Erik Onorato. I did not know him well, but I worked with him on one project at Space Systems/Loral, and he was great. Smart, hard working, can-do attitude. Too many drivers are not careful around pedestrians. I see so many drivers make a rolling right turn, looking left at traffic and not not looking right into the cross walk. The other day, while I was crossing Central in the crosswalk, somebody in a BMW intentionally ran the red light to save few seconds. This type of behavior leads to a life being cut short. RIP Erik, you were a great guy.


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