CDNN :: SSI scuba instructor faces jail sentence after being indicted by grand jury
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by JOSH BEAN
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama (31 July 2008) — A former University of Alabama scuba instructor faces criminal charges and a civil lawsuit involving the 2007 death of a Fairhope High School graduate.
A Tuscaloosa County grand jury indicted 44-year-old Allison Rainey Gibson last week, accusing her of criminally negligent homicide in the death of 21-year-old Zachary Moore, who died during a scuba diving class at the university in April 2007.
Christopher Moore -- Zachary Moore's father -- filed a civil lawsuit in Tuscaloosa Circuit Court last week against Gibson, the company that employed her and Scuba Schools International, the organization that certified her as an "SSI open water diver," according to online court records...