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News - November 30, 2018

Parents of teen who drowned in SRVHS pool sue school district, teacher

Civil complaint alleges PE instructor was looking at cellphone while students tread water

by Ryan J. Degan

The family of 15-year-old Ben Curry, who drowned during class in the San Ramon Valley High School pool in early May, has officially filed a lawsuit against the San Ramon Valley Unified School District, claiming negligence and willful misconduct resulted in the freshman's death.

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