Candlelight vigil held to remember teen drowning victim - WKRN News 2

Candlelight vigil held to remember teen drowning victim

Posted: Updated: May 17, 2014 10:20 PM
Friends and family gathered to remember Kortae Hughes at a candlelight vigil. Friends and family gathered to remember Kortae Hughes at a candlelight vigil.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Another candlelight vigil was held to remember a 16-year-old who drowned earlier this week.

Friends and family gathered outside of the north Nashville home of Kortae Hughes to honor him Saturday night.

They comforted one another and shared their memories of the Hillwood High School student.

SLIDESHOW: Percy Priest Lake drowning

Hughes died Tuesday while swimming with friends at Percy Priest Lake. Two vigils were also held Friday night.

The family is working to finalize funeral plans.

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