Authorities identify pedestrian struck and killed in Sanger

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SANGER, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — A pedestrian was killed on Friday night in Sanger after being struck by a vehicle, according to the Sanger Police Department.

The collision occurred around 9:30 p.m. in the area of 8th Street and Academy Avenue, Sgt. Brandon Coles said. Alcohol or drugs appeared to have been a factor in the crash.

The victim was later identified as David Pinedo, 71, of Visalia, by the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office.

One suspect was arrested and identified as Vivian Lujo, 44.

Lugo was booked into Fresno County Jail.

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