Two pedestrians struck in Honolulu, woman killed

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Police say a 68-year-old woman was killed Friday afternoon when a car hit her as she crossed the street.

It happened around 12:45 p.m. at the intersection of Makiki Street and Wilder Avenue.

Police say the woman was in a marked crosswalk when she was struck.

The Medical Examiner's Office has identified the victim as Edna Funayama.

The driver of the car, a 71-year-old woman, was not injured. Police say the car was making a left from Makiki Street onto Wilder Ave.

The woman was taken to the Queen's Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Police say it appears that speed or alcohol were not factors in the crash.

This is the second pedestrian accident of the day.

The first incident happened at 7:37 a.m. near Sacred Hearts Academy.

According to police, a 94-year-old man was crossing Waialae Avenue in a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a car.

Police say the driver fled the scene, possibly in a green sedan.

According to police, the car was heading east bound when it ran a red light striking the 94-year old man.

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