Man hit on Pali Hwy in critical condition

Man hit on Pali Hwy in critical condition

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police closed the Pali Highway in the northbound direction Saturday night after a man was hit by a motor vehicle.

Emergency Medical Services says a 24-year-old man was transported to Queen's Medical Center in critical condition.

The incident happened at about 10:40 p.m. The man, who has a Marine Corps Base Hawaii address, was walking along the Pali Highway on the Kailua-bound side just before the tunnels when he was struck.

Police say speed and alcohol were not factors in the case of the driver. It is unknown if alocohol was a factor with the victim.

The Pali Highway was reopened in both directions at about 2 a.m. Sunday. Police say their investigation on the incident is ongoing.

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