He is a 2006 graduate of La Porte High School in northern Indiana.
The lawsuit alleges the La Porte Community School Corp. violated its own policies regarding student restraint and never informed the parents that their daughter was placed in the device.
Detectives are investigating after police shot a man after he charged his vehicle at them at high speeds, according to officials.
The investigation comes after the video was viewed and shared on social media by a number of people.
The Indiana Department of Transportation says the semitrailer involved in the crash was hauling steel coils.