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Woman in critical condition after being struck in Waikiki crosswalk

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A woman is in critical condition after she was hit by a truck while in a Waikiki crosswalk on Tuesday evening. 

Officials say that around 6 p.m., a woman was walking her dog along Ala Wai Boulevard when she was struck while crossing Seaside Avenue with the walk signal.

The woman suffered multiple head injuries and internal injuries and was taken to a local trauma center. 

Police are investigating whether speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.

Honolulu Police did temporarily close Seaside Avenue between Aloha Drive and Ala Wai Boulevard, but it has since been reopened. 

The 29-year-old female driver who struck the woman was not injured, and the victim's dog was uninjured as well. 

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