(KMOV) – The family of a student at East Alton Wood River High School is suing the school district because of a gym class game he claims severely injured him.
The student said the injuries happened while he was playing the game called “town ball” during a mandatory physical education class.
The family of the student said the game resulted in him loosing permanent teeth as well as eye and head injuries.
The family is seeking $50,000 in damages.
The East Alton Wood River School District is not commenting on the lawsuit.