Authorities identify elderly woman fatally struck in Ewa Beach

Authorities identify elderly woman fatally struck in Ewa Beach
A woman was fatally struck Monday as she stood by her stalled vehicle in Ewa Beach. (Image: Hawaii News Now)

EWA BEACH, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Authorities have identified the woman who was fatally struck Monday morning while standing outside her stalled vehicle on an Ewa Beach Roadway.

The woman has been identified as 76-year-old Apolinaria Ringor.

Police said the incident happened about 6:20 a.m. on Fort Weaver Road.

Investigators said the woman was standing outside of her Toyota Corolla after it had stalled when she was struck from behind by a Toyota 4Runner, which was driven by a 34-year-old Ewa Beach man.

Ringor was taken in critical to the Queen’s Medical Center-West, where she later died.

The man was transported to a hospital in good condition.

Police said speed appears to have been a factor in the crash.

Alcohol and drugs do not appear to be factors, police said.

This story will be updated.

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