Woman killed in wheelchair in central Fresno identified


The woman killed in a wheelchair while crossing the street west of the Tower District on Sunday has been identified.

Shirley Reeder, 65, of Fresno, was hit by an SUV and died at the scene near Fruit and Floradora avenues — just north of Olive Avenue.

The 26-year-old driver was going the speed limit, and there was no crosswalk in the area, according to officials.

The victim was heading back to Glen Agnes Elderly Housing where she lived.

No other information was released.

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