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Vigil held for teenager killed in hit-and-run

Posted at 10:20 PM, Sep 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-20 00:05:58-04

The family of a teen killed last week in a hit-and-run is remembering her on her birthday.

Relatives and friends held a vigil and released balloons to celebrate what would have been Diamonesha Guillory’s 18th birthday.

Emotions ran high throughout the ceremony.

“It was very overwhelming to go over there. I did it for her. I know if it were the other way around, she would have done it for me,” said Kia Obadan, Guillory’s sister.