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Truck driver won’t be charged in bike fatality

The driver of a garbage truck that killed a bicyclist in Charlestown in April will not face criminal charges, frustrating cycling advocates and confounding family of a 34-year-old newlywed.

A grand jury voted last week not to indict the driver, Ricky Prezioso, 41, of Swampscott. Prezioso said he never saw Owen McGrory, and kept driving, thinking he had hit a pothole.

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