KAPOLEI, HI – EMS crews rushed a woman to the hospital after she was hit by a vehicle on a highway in Kapolei early Friday morning, Hawaii News Now reports.
Honolulu police said the pedestrian was walking across Farrington Highway near the Kahe Power Plant at about 12:25 a.m. when she was struck by a car going westbound. She was not in a marked crosswalk at the time, according to investigators.
The victim was listed in critical condition after being hospitalized.
The driver of the vehicle, a 23-year-old woman, was not injured and stayed at the scene.
Police investigating the collision do not believe speed, drugs or alcohol on the part of the driver were contributing factors, but it was not yet clear whether drug or alcohol use by the pedestrian were involved.
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