Ewa Beach, HI – Serious Car Accident on Ft Weaver Rd near Kolowaka Dr
March 8, 2023
Ewa Beach, HI (March 8, 2023) – Police in Ewa Beach was sent to the scene of a serious car crash on March 8. Calls for help were made to authorities in the area at around 9:42 p.m.
The details of the incident have yet to be reported, however, the crash was confirmed to have taken place on Fort Weaver Road near Kolowaka Drive. An unspecified number of vehicles collided and caused injuries to involved individuals.
Paramedics treated wounded parties on-site and took them to local hospitals for further care. The names of the involved persons have not been reported.
The roadway was closed for some time on March 8 while first responders worked to secure the scene.
Our thoughts are with the involved parties. We hope for their full recovery.
Hawaii Car Crashes
American car crashes continue to take place at an alarming rate despite the safety advancements made in today’s vehicles. Car accidents cause more than 4.5 million people to become seriously injured each year in the United States. Sadly, tens of thousands of people lose their lives in American car crashes each year. In Hawaii, about 10,000 car crashes are reported yearly that cause injuries to thousands and take the lives of hundreds of people. Overall, auto accidents have become a serious and deadly problem in the United States over the past decade or so. This is mostly due to the actions of negligent drivers. Drivers who choose to pay attention to their phones, radios, friends, food, or anything else other than the roadway in front of them put themselves and everyone around them at serious risk for severe injuries or even death. It’s easy to think that you will never become injured in a car crash, however, the truth is that most American drivers will become involved in at least four auto collisions throughout their lives.
Car accidents are never expected. Before you even know what happened, you may find yourself with severe and painful injuries that will keep you from living your life the way you want to. Unfortunately, it is impossible from preventing auto accidents. However, drivers have the ability to remain aware, alert, sober, and awake while behind the wheel, which can greatly reduce the chance of a collision taking place.
If you or a loved one has sustained injuries in a Hawaii car crash, it is likely that it was caused by driver negligence. The most prevalent causes of traffic accidents in the Aloha State include speeding, distraction, and intoxication. These, among others, are very common types of driver negligence seen in the country each day. Hundreds of thousands of people sustain injuries in the United States every year due to negligent driving. In one recent year, distracted driving causes over 20% of all accident-related deaths in Hawaii. If driver negligence caused your crash, you will most likely be eligible to collect financial compensation for numerous damages that may have resulted from your accident and the injuries that followed.
A personal injury attorney in Hawaii can help you get the financial compensation you need after you’ve sustained injuries due to the actions of a negligent driver. You may need help paying for the damages related to your crash, such as medical care costs, vehicle repairs, wage loss, and more. It is important to work with a skilled lawyer who can help preserve your legal rights. At the law offices of Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner, we have decades of combined experience helping injured crash victims financially recover.
It can be painful and scary to suffer injuries in any type of accident. Recovery can be a long, arduous road. You may be stuck recovering in the hospital while you undergo draining medical care like surgeries and physical therapy. You may have to spend time away from your family, friends, and job, which can be extremely stressful and depressing. When you file a personal injury claim, you may be eligible to collect compensation for all of this and more.
Call the law office of Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner as soon as you can at (808) 537-2525 to schedule a complimentary review of your personal injury claim.
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.