(Bloomberg) -- Uber Technologies Inc. reached a tentativesettlement with the family of a child killed in San Francisco by acar linked to the company.

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Terms of the accord weren’t disclosed in a court filing. A statejudge is scheduled to rule Wednesday on a request by the companyand the family to keep them confidential.

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Huan Kuang was walking home with her two children, Sofia Liu, 6,and Anthony Liu, 5, on New Year’s Eve 2013 when they were struck ina crosswalk by a car driven by Syed Muzzafar. Sofia was killed.Kuang and her son were injured.

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The family sued Uber and the driver, claiming that Muzzafar waslogged on to the Uber app at the time of the crash. Uber driversuse the app to connect with customers. They drive their owncars.

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The San Francisco-based company has said that the driver wasn’tproviding services on the Uber system at the time of the accident.Muzzafar was charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter.

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“The Lius suffered a terrible tragedy--and our hearts go out tothem,” Kristin Carvell, a spokeswoman for Uber, said in an e-mail.“While we cannot ease their pain, we do hope that this settlementhelps the family move forward.”

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Lawyers for the the family and the driver didn’t immediatelyrespond to phone calls seeking comment on the settlement.

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The case is Liu v. Uber Technologies Inc., CGC 14 536979,California Superior Court, San Francisco County (SanFrancisco).

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