Quantcast

Friday, October 24, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Woman, 92, dies after hit by car at Hilo senior center

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:



A 92-year-old woman was fatally injured Monday when she was struck by a car reversing at a senior center in Hilo.

Hawaii County police identified the victim as Tamiko Fujio of Hilo.

The accident, reported at 8:48 a.m., happened at the Kamana Senior Center at 127 Kamana St.

Police said a 59-year-old Hilo woman was reversing a 2008 Toyota four-door sedan from a lawn area onto a paved driveway when the car hit Fujio, who was walking to her vehicle.

Police said fire rescue personnel transported Fujio to Hilo Medical Center, where she died at 11:30 a.m.

The driver was not injured.

This fatality was not counted toward the official traffic fatality count because it happened on private property.






 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News