KCBS_740 BEVERLY HILLS (KCBS) — The widow and three sons of an elderly man who died after being hit by an Uber car in Beverly Hill has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the ride-hailing company and the driver who was behind the wheel.

The 85-year-old victim was run-down in December in a crosswalk at Foothill Road and Third Street.

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His family says it thinks the driver was distracted by an electronic device while communicating with Uber.

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They’re asking for unspecified damages.

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