The elderly woman who died after she was hit by a car in a crosswalk in Nuuanu yesterday morning has been identified by the Medical Examiner’s Office as Fung Ha Chen, 82.
Police said a 50-year-old Kapolei woman was driving a Honda Accord towards Kailua when it hit Chen on Nuuanu Avenue at Kauila Street at 5:49 a.m.
The pedestrian was in the crosswalk at the time, police said.
Paramedics took Chen to the Queen’s Medical Center in serious condition, and she died at 11:52 a.m.
She was the 51st person to die from a traffic collision on Oahu’s roadways this year, compared to 47 at this time last year.