Man dies of injuries in hit-and-run
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — A Big Island man has died of injuries sustained in a hit-and-run accident.
Police say 71-year-old Francisco Asuncion of Kealakekua died Thursday after being struck by a vehicle at about 1 a.m. while walking near Hokukano Road.
He was transported to Kona Community Hospital where he was pronounced dead about three hours later.
Police are looking for a dark Nissan sedan with damage to the front end, hood and possibly windshield.