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Driver slams into city bus near Ko Olina

KO OLINA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Honolulu Police are trying to determine why a driver slammed into the back of city bus on Farrington Highway near Ko Olina.

It happened Wednesday about 12:30 in the afternoon. The bus was stopping to pick up a passenger when the 43-year old driver of a Mazda pickup rear ended it. Police say the man never hit the brakes.

An 8-year old on the bus had minor injuries.

Police say the man wasn't speeding, he just never slowed. They are working to determine if he was distracted or had a medical emergency.

Traffic in the westbound direction was contra-flowed for several hours while police worked the scene.

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