Lahaina bicyclist died after being hit by truck

Maui Police Department

A bicyclist died Saturday afternoon after being hit by a truck.

It happened around 12:15 p.m. on Honoapiilani Highway at the intersection of Kapunakea Street.

The bicyclist is identified as 33 year-old Gary Dean Kahunanui of Lahaina.

Police say he was riding his bike on Kapunakea Street, ran the red light, and was hit by a truck that had the green light.

Kahunanui died at the scene.

Police say he was not wearing a helmet.

The truck driver was not injured.

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