Pedestrian dies after crash on Maui overnight

Pedestrian dies after crash on Maui overnight
Emergency crews were on scene Saturday night. (Source: Maui 24/7)

KAHULUI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A crash in Kahului left a pedestrian dead Sunday night.

Maui police say the pedestrian was illegally crossing the road outside of a marked crosswalk just before 8:30 p.m. near the Harbor Lights Condominium on Kahului Beach Road.

The pedestrian, who died at the scene, was identified as 28-year-old Nelsin Naich.

The driver of the southeast-bound Toyota involved in the crash, along with the vehicles passengers, were not injured.

Police temporarily closed the road between Wahinepio and Kaahumanu Avenues, but it has since reopened.

Police say speed doesn’t appear to be a factor in the crash at this time.

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