Maui police seek driver in fatal hit-and-run crash in Kihei
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Maui police are searching for the driver in a fatal hit-and-run crash in Kihei on Monday night.
Police said a SUV was heading northbound on South Kihei Road just after 7:30 p.m. when it struck a man crossing the street.
The pedestrian was taken to the hospital in critical condition, but he later died.
Police identified him as 74-year-old Oscar Coronado, of Kihei.
He was not in a marked crosswalk at the time, police said.
Witnesses told police that the vehicle that struck Coronado and fled the scene is a red SUV.
This is Maui County’s 10th traffic death this year, compared to six at the same time last year.
Anyone with further information is asked to call police.
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