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Girl killed by tractor-trailer on Upper East Side

Thursday, August 01, 2013
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A teenage girl was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer Wednesday night on the Upper East Side.

16-year old Renee Thompson of the Bronx was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the 19-wheel tractor trailer was turning into Third Avenue from East 60th Street when it struck the girl as she was crossing the avenue.

No charges were filed against the driver.

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