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Family of Man Killed in Oregon Bus Accident Sues

Posted/updated on: December 7, 2017 at 3:36 am
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CENTRAL POINT, Ore. (AP) – The family of a Seattle-area man who died after being struck by a Greyhound bus in Central Point, Oregon has sued Greyhound. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Dallas County, Texas alleges the bus driver was visibly exhausted when 25-year-old Hunter Brown was struck by the bus at a Pilot station. The Mail Tribune reports that the bus driver had left Brown behind after a 1 a.m. rest stop and Brown was running alongside the bus, pounding on the door, when he was knocked off balance and then run over. Greyhound did not return a call from the newspaper. The lawsuit alleges the driver had driven 9 1/2 hours already that day. It also alleges he left the Pilot station earlier than he had told passengers, taking Brown by surprise.


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