Peggy Reeder, 57, has been named by authorities as the victim of an accident that occurred at approximately 8 a.m. on August 3 on Staggs Way in the Hollywood Park area. 63 year-old Kevin Lee Schanz was arrested shortly afterward on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter, felony hit-and-run, and driving under the influence, as well as for violating parole. Police say she died at the scene.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim in this difficult time.

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