Teen hospitalized after being run over by police officer

KUNIA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A teenager was hospitalized after he was run over by a Honolulu Police officer.

The incident happened just before 3 a.m. Sunday at the Kupuohi Neighborhood Park in Kunia.

Traffic investigators said the officer was on special duty and was responding to a complaint of loud talking coming from about 20 people at the park.

Investigators said as the officer was making checks, he accidentally ran over the teen, who was lying in the grass, apparently passed out and drunk.

The teen was taken to the queen's Medical Center in guarded condition.

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