Pedestrian dies, man arrested in Kunia collision

KUNIA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Mililani man died early Saturday after he was hit by a vehicle in Kunia, police said.

Honolulu Police said the man was standing outside a vehicle on Kupuna Loop near Kahakea Street at about 12:45 a.m. Investigators said the man was hit by another vehicle heading north on Kupuna Loop.

Police said the man was taken in serious condition to the hospital, where he died.

Officers arrested the driver, a Honolulu man, at the scene. Investigators said speed and alcohol appear to be factors in the crash.

The death is Oahu's 43rd traffic fatality of the year, compared with 34 a year ago.

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