Woman who was struck by vehicle in Keeaumoku parking lot dies from injuries

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — A 19-year-old woman who was critically injured after being struck by a vehicle over the weekend has died from her injuries.

The incident happened at around 1 a.m. in a parking lot on Keeaumoku St. on Saturday, Aug. 7.

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The victim has been identified as Nehlia-Ann Scanlan, according to a criminal complaint filed at Honolulu District Court against 29-year-old Tomanu Tauala, the alleged driver of the SUV.

Emergency Medical Services reported that a 31-year-old woman was also trapped under the SUV. She was last reported to be in serious condition.

Tauala is currently being held for attempted murder on $300,000 bail.

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story said that murder charges were filed, however, the suspect remains in custody for attempted murder. Murder charges are pending.

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