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Family of girl killed in Iowa school bus fire files lawsuit against district
Posted: 5:07 PM, Apr 18, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-19 06:43:01Z
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<p>Photo from NTSB report on fatal school bus crash that occurred Dec. 12, 2017, in Oakland, Iowa. </p>
The family of an Iowa teen killed in a
fiery bus crash
in western Iowa has filed a lawsuit against the
Riverside Community School District
Court documents show the family of 16-year-old
allege the district knew there was a problem with the bus driver but did not adequately address it.
The documents claim Klindt had complained to her school principal that she felt unsafe with
, 74, driving the bus.
Klindt and the 74-year-old driver both
died when the bus caught fire in Oakland, Iowa
, in December.
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