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Driver charged in pedestrian accident killing Hume-Fogg student

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Troy Devitt is charged with failure to yield resulting in death. Troy Devitt is charged with failure to yield resulting in death.
Elena Zamora was killed after being struck by a tractor trailer December 19, 2013. (Photo courtesy of Facebook) Elena Zamora was killed after being struck by a tractor trailer December 19, 2013. (Photo courtesy of Facebook)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

A truck driver has been charged in connection to a pedestrian accident that claimed the life of a Hume-Fogg student.

Elena Zamora was walking on Church Street in a crosswalk on December 19 when she was struck by a tractor-trailer driven by Troy Devitt.

Devitt was turning right from Church Street onto Rosa L. Parks Boulevard when he struck the 17-year-old.

Devitt told investigators that he did not see Zamora.

He is charged with failure to yield resulting in death and is scheduled to appear in court June 12.

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