Woman, 83, dies after struck by garbage truck in Waimalu

 UPDATED 11:24 AM HST Feb 01, 2013
WAIMALU, Hawaii -

Honolulu police say an 83-year-old woman has died after a garbage truck backed into her Friday morning in Waimalu.

It happened just before 9 a.m. near the intersection of Kupukupu Street and Kupuwao Place.

Officers say the woman lives in the area.  She was taken to the hospital initially in extremely critical condition.

Investigators are at the scene looking into the cause of the collision.

We will have updates on this story on KITV.com and a full story tonight on KITV4 News at 5, 6 and 10.

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