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Cathleen Ivy

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DOD: April 2, 2018

The pedestrian killed on April 2, 2018, a Monday night, as she attempted to cross Bell Road near Cane Ridge Road was Cathleen Ivy, 55, of Grand Rapids, Michigan.         

Ivy was struck at 10:15 p.m. by an eastbound 2007 Toyota Tundra pickup truck driven by Jose Manuel Hernandez-Tapia, 38.  Ivy was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she died.  She was not in a crosswalk.       

There was no evidence of drug or alcohol involvement at the scene.  


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