Pedestrian dies after accident in Nanakuli, suspect arrested

Pedestrian dies after accident in Nanakuli, suspect arrested
Scene of the crash
Scene of the crash

NANAKULI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A female pedestrian died after being hit by a vehicle in Leeward Oahu Tuesday morning, Honolulu police said.

According to police, 32-year-old Aulani Halemano was struck near Farrington Highway and Mohihi Street at around 8:40 a.m. She later died as a result of her injuries. Police said she was in a marked crosswalk at the time.

Police arrested 22-year-old Steven Campos at the scene for driving without insurance and a car registration. He faces charges of negligent homicide and driving with a suspended license.

Officers initially closed westbound lanes of Farrington Highway by the intersection, but later reopened it.

Halemano's Facebook page is filled with condolences from family and friends.

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