Man dies after being hit by garbage truck in Kapolei

Man dies after being hit by garbage truck in Kapolei

KAPOLEI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A privately-owned garbage truck fatally struck a 30-year-old man in Kapolei on Wednesday.

The incident happened around 9 a.m. near Farrington Highway and Waiomea Street.

EMS said the 30-year-old man had apparent injuries to the chest, head and legs. He was transported in critical condition to a hospital, where he later died.

Honolulu police closed eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway during the investigation.

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