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Ewa Beach, HI – Major Vehicle Accident on Ft Weaver Rd near Kolowaka Dr

February 28, 2023

Ewa Beach, HI (February 28, 2023) – A vehicle accident happened in Ewa Beach on February 28. Around 9:00 p.m., calls were made to authorities in the area concerning the accident on Ft Weaver Road. 

Two cars crashed on Ft Weaver North after Kolowaka Drive. How and why the vehicles collided remains unknown at this time. 

EMTs treated victims who had been injured in the accident while police investigated the details of the accident and wreckers cleared the vehicle debris from the roadway. One or more patients were transported to the hospital for further care. 

Traffic delays were observed near Kolowaka Drive on Ft Weaver Road while crews worked at the crash site. Police urged local motorists to find different travel routes for the time being. 

We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims. 

Hawaii Car Accidents

Throughout the United States, auto crashes happen constantly. Each day, nearly 20,000 car accidents are reported that injure over 7,000 people. Each year, more than 6 million car crashes are reported that injure over 3 million individuals. Sadly, over 40,000 people will lose their lives due to auto accidents in the United States every year. Car problems, road construction, and drivers who are careless, reckless, and negligent are three common reasons auto accidents happen in the US. Unfortunately, driver negligence is the main reason traffic accidents take place throughout the country and in the state of Hawaii. In one recent year, over 20% of Hawaiian auto accidents were the result of driver negligence. 

Driver negligence can be displayed in numerous ways. Drivers choose to drive while distracted, fatigued, intoxicated, or at unsafe speeds. Right now, driver negligence is the most commonly seen type of driver negligence in the US, causing over 400,000 vehicle collisions per year. This is most likely due to the extreme and constant use of smartphones. Even while behind the wheels of moving vehicles, people think it is necessary to check their social media, phone calls, and texts. It can wait, but your life can’t. About 3,000 people lose their lives per year due to the actions of distracted drivers. These numbers are comparable to the crash rates in the most populated states in the US, like Texas, Florida, and California.

It can be overwhelming and difficult to be injured in a serious auto accident.  You may be stuck in the hospital for weeks or longer while you recover, unable to work and see your friends and family. This can be depressing and anxiety-inducing. Sadly, some injuries that result from severe auto accidents will affect victims’ lives for longer than just a couple of years–they will see permanent disabilities for the rest of their lives. You may be feeling worried, anxious, and depressed due to your recent accident. This, paired with debilitating injuries and stacking medical bills, can make for an overwhelmingly stressful experience. An attorney can help you through this difficult time. 

You may be eligible to collect financial compensation for the expenses that stem from your crash. Basically, you may be able to sue the individual who caused your injuries. A lawsuit like this is called a personal injury claim. It can help you recover financially when you’re injured by the negligent actions of another person. You may be able to collect compensation for medical care costs, repairs to your vehicle, lost wages, and more. 

At Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, we are completely dedicated to assisting our clients who have been injured by driver negligence to make full financial recoveries. We know that this is one of the most difficult experiences you may ever go through, which is why we are here to help make it easier for you. You deserve to be able to recover financially during this difficult time. Though driver negligence is, no doubt, one of the most preventable causes of car wrecks in the US, it is the most common reason they occur. 

If you or someone you love has recently been hurt in an auto accident caused by a negligent driver, our skilled car crash attorneys in Hawaii are prepared to thoroughly investigate your case, help you understand your legal rights, and help you figure out the best way to get the financial compensation you deserve. 

Call our law firm at (808) 537-2525 to speak with a reputable lawyer about your claim. You can schedule a free case review to see how we can help you recover.  

Notes: Our team of writers uses secondary sources such as news reports and local and state police incident reports to create these posts. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this particular accident, so if there is any information that is incorrect, please contact Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner right away so that we can update the post right away to reflect the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. None of the information in this post is intended to be legal advice or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical assistance immediately.

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