Woman in wheelchair hit and killed by semi truck

HOQUIAM, Wash. (AP) - A woman in a motorized wheelchair was struck by a semi-truck and killed in Hoquiam.

KBKW reports the woman was in a crosswalk Tuesday afternoon when she was struck by the truck, making a turn, and dragged for some distance.

Witnesses shouted at the driver to stop. The woman was pinned under the truck and died.