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San Francisco Plane Crash Footage Shows Firefighters Saw Girl Run Over By Truck (VIDEO)

16/01/2014 11:39 GMT | Updated 25/01/2014 21:01 GMT

A Chinese teenager died minutes after surviving a plane crash in San Francisco when she was run over by a fire truck at the airport.

Video released by her family now appears to show that emergency workers saw Ye Meng Yuan's body on the ground before they hit her. Emergency workers had insisted that they did not see her because of firefighting foam.

One firefighter is heard to say to the driver: "Whoa, whoa, whoa! Stop, stop, stop! There's a body. There's a body right there. Right in front of you."

It was captured on a camera attached to the firefighter's helmet. A second video shows the body, not covered in any concealing foam.

Ye, 16, was one of two teenagers who died in the tragedy.

A California coroner ruled that Ye was alive when she was flung out of the Asiana Airlines plane but died after she received "multiple blunt injuries that are consistent with being run over by a motor vehicle."

Ye's parents have filed a gross negligence claim against the city and county of San Francisco for the death of their only child.