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Woodside High grieves over death of freshman

Original post made on Nov 27, 2012

Sadness pervades Woodside High School as students and teachers remember Leyla Beban. The 14-year-old Redwood City freshman died Monday, Nov. 26, after a bicycle accident involving a collision with a vehicle at the corner of Jefferson Avenue and Alameda de las Pulgas.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 11:49 AM

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Posted by Chris Preimesberger
a resident of another community
on Nov 27, 2012 at 4:29 pm

Was Leyla related to Gary Beban, one of the most famous Redwood City residents? Our prayers go out for her and her family.

/cp
Page Street


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Posted by jim Sullivan
a resident of another community
on Nov 28, 2012 at 9:55 am

My deepest condolences to Leyla's family in this dark hour.
Rest in Peace Little One.


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Posted by NONAME
a resident of Menlo Park: Stanford Weekend Acres
on Nov 28, 2012 at 9:54 pm

Words cannot express how sad this accident makes me feel. The county supervisors need to make it safe for our children (and adults) to ride bikes whenever they need or want to. They have had the opportunity and they rejected it in my community. Hopefully, that will never happen again.


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