WEYMOUTH (CBS) – A Weymouth woman is suing Uber, claiming she was assaulted by a driver in April 2018.

A woman is suing Uber, claiming this driver sexually assaulted her. (Courtesy photo)

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Police arrested the man, but investigators say after he posted bond, he flew to Ghana and has not returned.

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The lawsuit accuses Uber of using lax hiring and security screening standards. It was filed in district court in April, but was moved to federal court this week.

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In December, Uber released a safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault.