HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island police arrested a driver following a deadly crash in Hilo late Wednesday.
It happened around 9 p.m.
Police said a pickup truck was traveling west on Kaumana Drive near Wiliwili Street when it struck a bicyclist who was heading east.
The bicyclist, who was wearing dark-colored clothing at the time, died at the hospital, police said.
The 66-year-old truck driver was arrested on suspicion of first-degree negligent homicide and operating a vehicle under the influence of intoxicants. He remains in police custody.
An autopsy has been ordered to determine the victim’s exact cause of death.
The investigation continues.