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Fayetteville Family Files Suit Over Massey Hill Bus Accident

Posted August 25, 2001 3:41 a.m. EDT

— Another family of a Fayetteville high school student hurt in a charter bus crash has filed a lawsuit.

The family of Jillian Hernandez-Adams, a student at

Massey Hill Classical High School

, is suing driver Darol Britt and AMA Tours Unlimited for motor-vehicle negligence. They are suing for damages in excess of $10,000.

Hernandez-Adams was among 46 people on board the bus that crashed April 6 near the Georgia-Florida border.

Two other families have filed similar lawsuits, but they also included the school system and trip chaperones in their suits.