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Teen killed by truck on Upper East Side

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A 16-year-old girl was killed on Manhattan's Upper East Side when she was hit by a tractor trailer truck.

It happened about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday night at 3rd Avenue and E. 60th Street.

Police say that Renee Thompson of the Bronx was crossing 3rd Avenue when she was hit by the truck.

Thompson died at the scene. Charges were not initially filed against the 35-year-old driver as police continued the investigation.

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