Hilo crash leaves 22-year-old woman dead

Hilo crash leaves 22-year-old woman dead

HILO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 22-year-old woman died Tuesday after her car ran off a Hilo road, Big Island police say.

The sedan was heading north on Highway 19 at Nahala Street around 5:40 a.m.

The woman was taken to Hilo Medical Center and was pronounced dead at 7:26 a.m.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but officials say the woman was speeding.

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