Family of woman killed in New Year's Eve hit-and-run files claim against San Francisco

The city attorney's office says it's reviewing the claim and will respond within the required time frame.

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Thursday, June 24, 2021
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An attorney representing the family of a woman killed by a hit-and-run driver on New Year's Eve has filed a claim against the City of San Francisco.

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- An attorney representing the family of a young woman who was killed by a hit-and-run driver on New Year's Eve has filed a claim against the City of San Francisco.

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Hanako Abe was killed along with Elizabeth Platt in the New Year's Eve crash.

Police say the suspect, Troy McAlister was trying to make a getaway after committing a burglary when he hit and killed the women.

He has pleaded not guilty.

The city attorney's office says it's reviewing the claim and will respond within the required time frame.

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