Bicyclist killed on Waikoloa Road, possible hit-and-run

By Hawaii 24/7 Staff

Fire/rescue crews responded to a 6:30 a.m. alarm Sunday (March 1) to Waikoloa Road near the 11 mile marker for a bicyclist who was hit and killed by a vehicle.

Firefighters arrived to find the bicyclist on the ground with a severely damaged bicycle next to him on the mauka bound shoulder of the road. The man appeared to be a victim of a hit-and-run crash with a vehicle according to the fire dispatch report.

Police closed a lane of Waikoloa Road so they could conduct an investigation at the scene.

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