Rut accident involving former Bemidji family costs Fargo $450,000
The city of Fargo has settled a claim by the family of an 8-year-old Fargo girl who was killed Dec. 10 in a three-vehicle accident that Mayor Dennis Walaker blamed on a rut in the road on South University Drive.
City Attorney Erik Johnson said the city paid the Amanda Leininger family $450,000. The family moved to Fargo from Bemidji.
After The Forum inquired about the settlement, the city and Leininger family released the following joint statement Wednesday afternoon:
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