Woman hit by officer hospitalized in critical condition

Published  8:07 AM HST Oct 13, 2013
KAILUA, Hawaii -

A 26-year-old woman was in critical condition after being struck by a police car in Kailua Sunday.

Police say the officer was turning on a green light at the intersection of Hamakua Drive and Kailua Road around 12:30 a.m. That's when the officer hit the woman riding a bicycle.

Emergency medical crews treated the woman and took her to a local trauma center.

Roads were reopened around 5:15 a.m.

The bicyclist was later upgraded to serious condition.

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