KAILUA-KONA, HI – Hawaii police released information regarding an accident that left a pedestrian critically injured early Sunday morning.
The incident happened on Ali‘i Drive near the Kailua-Kona pier. Police responding to the scene at about 3:30 a.m. determined that a northbound 2023 Toyota Corolla sedan ran over a 35-year-old man who was laying down in the middle of the northbound lane.
The victim, a Kailua-Kona resident, suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to the Queens Medical Center in Honolulu where he was listed in critical condition.
The driver of the vehicle, a 49-year-old Kailua-Kona man, stopped to render aid and called authorities.
Investigators determined that the pedestrian may have been under the influence of an intoxicant at the time. No charges are expected to be filed in the case, due to the victim’s possible impairment and the driver stopping to help.
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