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Police arrest man after hit-and-run accident in Haleiwa

HALEIWA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police arrested a 32-year-old man after an alleged hit-and-run incident on the North Shore Sunday afternoon. 

Police said they believe Travis Atkinson was drunk when he hit a parked car, injuring one person, at approximately 3 p.m. He then continued driving and hit two people at a bus stop. Atkinson then fled the scene, according to investigators. 

Lifeguards were first on scene to tend to the victims until paramedics arrived. 

Emergency Medical Services transported the 35-year-old man and two women, reportedly in their 30s and 50s, to the hospital in serious condition. 

Police arrested Atkinson for driving under the influence and failing to stop and render aid. 

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