Updated at 7:38 p.m., Monday, February 26, 2007
Pedestrian killed near Makaha Surfside Apartments
Advertiser StaffO'ahu recorded its ninth pedestrian fatality of the year tonight when a man in his 50s was struck and killed by a townbound vehicle on Farrington Highway in Makaha.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:06 p.m., said city Emergency Medical Services spokesman Bryan Cheplic.
Police received the accident call at 6:53 p.m. It happened in front of the Makaha Surfside Apartments at 85-175 Farrington Highway.
The death is O'ahu's 17th traffic fatality of the year.