Woman struck and killed by car while crossing street in Honolulu.

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Friday, January 3, 2014

A 68-year-old woman is dead after she was struck by a car in Makiki, according to Honolulu police.

A 68-year-old woman is dead after she was struck by a car in Makiki, according to Honolulu police.

The incident happened at about 12:30 p.m. on Wilder Avenue near Makiki Street.

Police say the victim was run over by a 72-year-old woman driving a white Ford SUV.

The victim was taken to the Queen's Medical Center in critical condition, where she later died.

Police do not believe speed or alcohol were factors in the accident.

This is Oahu's first traffic fatality of 2014.

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