The family of a Sudbury teen killed in a drunk driving crash Aug. 21, 2014, is suing the driver for $1.6 million, documents filed at the Sudbury courthouse show.

The suit was filed by Hancock’s parents, sister, maternal grandmother and paternal grandparents. It seeks $600,000 in damages under the Family Law Act, which allows lawsuits for negligence causing death. It also seeks $500,000 for the mental distress and nervous shock suffered by his parents, and another $500,000 for punitive or aggravated damages on behalf of the entire family.

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