Coach in sex abuse probe files petition against sheriff

Good Monday evening, everyone. Here's what we're working on in the newsroom as we get closer to our 10 p.m. broadcast:

A Guntersville soccer coach, arrested last week for sex abuse and human trafficking charges, has now filed a petition against the Madison County Sheriff. This comes mere hours after the coach was released on bond. Tonight we'll look into the document filed in court today.

5-year-old child is dead and three other children hospitalized after the SUV they were in collided with a truck carrying scrap metal. The wreck happened Monday afternoon in front of Hampton Cove Elementary. Tonight we'll go back to the scene and update you on the conditions of those injured.

Tonight, WAFF 48 Investigates National Weather Service staffing levels. Hundreds of job positions sit vacant, including some here in North Alabama. Is your safety at risk?

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