Tractor-trailer kills 16-year-old in the Upper East Side

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A Bronx teenager was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer Wednesday night in the Upper East Side as she left her job.

Cops say 16-year-old Renee Thompson was crossing Third Avenue and East 60th street last night, when she was hit by a truck.

Thompson was leaving her job at Dylan’s Candy Bar.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The truck driver- who remained on the scene- was not arrested.


Renee Thompson was 16.