KALIHI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 45-year-old pedestrian died Friday evening after a traffic accident at the intersection of North Nimitz Hwy. and Kalihi Street.
Officials say a 49-year-old man, driving a Jeep Compass rental car, was heading east on North Nimitz Hwy. when he struck the 45-year-old woman around 8 p.m. Officials say the woman was walking against the light, and was not in a marked crosswalk.
Honolulu Police closed a portion of Nimitz Highway at Kalihi Street while they investigated.
The woman was taken to the Queen's Medical Center in critical condition, where she was pronounced dead.