Man dies after being hit by city bus in Kalihi

King St.
King St.

A 55-year-old man died after he was hit by a city bus in Kalihi.

The accident was reported just after 4:30 a.m. Thursday on North King Street near Richard Lane.

According to the Emergency Medical Services, a 55-year-old man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Honolulu Police Department Lt. Bobby Towne says a pedestrian was walking in a marked crosswalk when he was hit by the bus.

King St.
King St.

Police closed North King Street between Middle Street and Gulick Avenue while they investigated the accident. All lanes reopened just before 7:30 a.m.

His family identified him as Dominador Aguilar Jr. and told KHON2 he was a parking attendant who was trying to catch the bus to get to work.

“He’s a nice and good brother. We miss him a lot,” said his sister, Dolores Aguilar.

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