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2018 is already one of the deadliest years for Hawaii’s pedestrians in the last decade. There have been more than 30 fatalities statewide this year, compared to 15 last year and 32 in 2016. Last weekend alone there were 3 pedestrian fatalities – two on Oahu and one on Kauai. A fourth person was hospitalized in serious condition after a separate incident in Honolulu.

Hawaii Ranked Most Dangerous For Older Pedestrians

May 21, 2014
Flickr / yoko"kosen"
Flickr / yoko"kosen"

Hawaii is the most dangerous state in the country for elderly pedestrians. That’s according to a new report from Smart Growth America. State officials say they’re trying to make our streets safer. But as HPR’s Molly Solomon reports, there’s still a lot of work to be done.

For more information, read the full report here.