Maui police investigating deadly hit-and-run in Kihei
Maui police are looking for the driver and the occupants of a car that struck and killed a pedestrian in Kihei early Tuesday.
KIHEI, Hawaii - Maui police are looking for the driver and the occupants of a car that struck and killed a pedestrian in Kihei early Tuesday.
It happened at around 2:27 a.m. at the parking lot at the McDonald's at 1214 South Kihei Road.
Investigators say a black 2013 Honda Civic 4-door sedan was traveling north on South Kihei Road when it made a left turn into the McDonald's parking lot. The car then hit the curb at the entrance and struck a male pedestrian.
The man was taken to the Maui Memorial Medical Center emergency room where he was pronounced dead. Police are trying to positively identify the man.
The involvement of speed, drugs and alcohol has not been determined as the investigation is ongoing.
This is Maui County's first traffic fatality for 2018 compared to two the same time last year.