Coroner: Asiana Airline passenger was alive, killed by rescue vehicle
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Asiana Airlines Flight 214 passenger Ye Mengyan died of injuries she received from being run over by a fire department vehicle, and she was alive when she was hit, authorities said Friday.
Police previously said she might have been hit by a fire truck after she was expelled from the crashed plane.
Ye, 16, was one of three people who died in the July 6 crash of Flight 214 at San Francisco’s airport and its aftermath.
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