By Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez : sfexaminer – excerpt
Sunset District resident suffered collapsed lung, broken ribs, spinal and pelvic fractures
After a month of silence, the woman dragged by a Muni train has filed a claim against The City seeking payment for her medical expenses and distress.
Choi Ngor Li, a Sunset District resident, has identified herself as the person who infamously found her hand caught in the door of a brand new Muni train and was then pulled to the tracks of Embarcadero Station.
Li’s claim alleges negligence on the part of the Muni operator who drove the train away while she was trapped in it, negligence on the part of a nearby station agent who failed to help her and negligence on the part of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency for allowing the train doors to operate despite “failed safety tests.”… (more)