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Portland Fatal Hit-&-Run Case Bound Over To Grand Jury

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Posted at 8:42 AM, Jul 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-30 19:47:29-04

PORTLAND, Tenn. – The case against a woman accused of leaving the scene of a fatal hit-and-run in Sumner County has been bound over to a grand jury.

Amanda Hall pleaded guilty to a probation violation on Wednesday.

She’s accused of hitting 14-year old Brianna Lowe on the side of Dobbins Pike and then leaving the scene of the accident.

Lowe died as a result of her injuries.

The Portland East Middle School student was walking back from a nearby Dollar General Store with a friend at the time of the incident.

Police said Hall was driving on a revoked license the day of the crash. She faces charges of reckless homicide, leaving the scene of an accident and driving on a revoked license.

Her next court date was set for August 21.

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