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Asiana passenger was alive when firetruck ran over her, coroner says

Asiana passenger was alive when firetruck ran over her, coroner says

A 16-year-old Chinese student who was aboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was still alive when a firetruck ran over her, the San Mateo County coroner said Friday. Ye Mengyuan died of "multiple blunt injuries that are consistent with being run over by a motor vehicle," said San Mateo County Coroner Robert J. Foucrault said in a news conference. "Those injuries she received, she was alive at the time.” Ye was one of three passengers killed. Her body was found close to the aircraft’s left wing following the July 6 crash-landing at San Francisco International Airport, officials said. Gordon Shyy, a spokesman for the San Francisco Police Department, said the girl...

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