Woman dies after being hit by tour bus in Waikiki

Kalia Rd. fronting Hilton Hawaiian Village
Kalia Rd. fronting Hilton Hawaiian Village

Honolulu police confirm a 73-year-old woman who was hit by a Grayline tour bus in Waikiki Tuesday morning has died. The accident happened at 9:33 a.m. on Kalia Rd. fronting Hilton Hawaiian Village.

Police say the woman was attempted to cross Kalia Rd. and was not in a marked crosswalk when the bus hit her. The woman suffered massive head injuries and was rushed to Queen’s Medical Center where she died.

According to police, speed, drugs and alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash.

This is the 12th traffic fatality in Honolulu this year.

Update: Woman killed in Waikiki tour bus accident identified

 

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