80-year-old man killed while crossing Likelike Highway

Police investigating fatal pedestrian crash on Likelike Hwy.

KALIHI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police are investigating the factors of a fatal pedestrian crash on Likelike Hwy. on Wednesday morning.

The crash happened around 5:20 a.m. before Kalihi Street.

Police said a southbound car, driven by a 24-year-old man, struck an 80-year-old man who was crossing the street against the light. He was walking west.

The victim was in a marked crosswalk, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Multiple Honolulu-bound lanes were shut down in the area but have since been reopened.

At this time, police don’t suspect speed, drugs nor alcohol as possible factors.

This is Oahu’s 10th traffic fatality of the year compared to 13 this time last year.

This story will be updated.

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