Arrest made in Kihei hit and run
An arrest has been made in the hit and run that occurred on Tuesday, January 23 in the private parking lot of McDonalds in Kihei at 2:27 a.m.
The collision took place as a black 2013 Honda Civic 4-door sedan travelling north on South Kihei Road, executed a left turn into the McDonalds parking lot, collided into the curb on the north end of the entrance.
The Honda then continued into the parking lot where it collided into a male pedestrian.
The operator and passengers of the Honda fled the scene on foot prior to police arrival without rendering aid to the pedestrian.
The pedestrian was later identified as 57-year-old Robert C. Mercier who had no local address was first in critical condition and later pronounced dead at the Maui Memorial Medical Center.