Woman hit & killed by car in central Fresno identified

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Thursday, January 5, 2023
Woman dies after being hit by car in central Fresno, police say
A woman has died after being hit by a car in central Fresno Tuesday night.

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The Fresno County Sheriff's Office has identified the woman who died after being hit by a car in central Fresno.

30-year-old Zulema Arambula was struck on Shields Avenue at Anna Street around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

A witness told investigators they saw Arambula and a man arguing in the intersection. The man reportedly ran across the road, and Arambula was hit as she followed him.

Police found Arambula suffering from major injuries in the roadway.

She was taken to the hospital in critical condition and later died from her injuries.

The driver pulled over after the crash and has been cooperating with the investigation.

Officers say it doesn't appear that drugs or alcohol were involved in the crash.