Multiple Fatalities in Shooting at VTA Rail Yard, VTA Service Shutting Down at Noon

San Jose, CA…Details are still very light on details around the shooting. Initial indicators are possible workplace shooting incident. Unconfirmed reports that possible shooter set fire to his own home before going to the yard for the shooting. The latest from the VTA…We will be shutting down light rail service starting at noon today until further notice. We will have bus bridges in place to provide limited service while we work through this. The light rail yard remains an active investigation scene, limiting our ability to provide service.”

VTA Earlier…Confirming that:
– Active Shooter at VTA Light Rail Yard around 6:45a
– Multiple casualties, extent of injuries being determined
– Suspect deceased
– Employees evacuated
– VTA service not impacted (trains were in service before incident)

Asking for patience and prayers while @SCCoSheriff determines number of victims and who the suspect was, now confirmed deceased. Families seeking information can go to the County building at 70 W. Hedding.

Source = VTA Twitter