Honolulu, HI – Injury Accident on Ahua S near Nimitz Highway
June 27, 2023
Honolulu, HI (June 25, 2023) – On the afternoon of June 23, a serious car crash occurred in Mapunapuna, Honolulu. Emergency responders were sent to the scene to help the individuals involved in the collision at around 12:35 p.m.
Sources say the incident occurred on Ahua South near the Nimitz Highway when vehicles crashed for currently undetermined reasons. At least one person required emergency medical treatment at the scene.
Paramedics rendered aid to the wounded individuals while police worked to investigate the circumstances of the accident. The roadway was blocked in both southbound lanes while crews worked in the area.
We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries. No further information has been reported at this time.
Hawaii Car Accidents
In the United States, over 40,000 people lose their lives every single year in car crashes. Most car accidents happen because of negligent driving. Especially in the past decade, driver negligence has become a serious and dangerous issue throughout the country. This is most likely because the majority of people cannot go even 10 minutes without looking at their cell phones. Even if they are behind the wheel of a moving vehicle on a busy road, some drivers still feel the need to pull out their phones and stare at the screen. Even if it is for five seconds, they are placing themselves and those around them at serious risk for severe injuries or even death.
When a car accident happens because of a negligent driver, anyone who sustains injuries in that accident is eligible for financial compensation. If the worst has happened, and someone has lost their life, their family members are able to file a wrongful death claim for financial compensation as well.
Sustaining a serious injury in a car accident can be a devastating experience, no matter how it happened. You may be stuck recovering in the hospital, suffering from painful injuries, while you worry about how you will cover the costs related to your accident. You may be facing lost wages, vehicle repairs or replacement, and more. A car crash lawyer in Honolulu can help you collect compensation for these damages and more. Even non-economic damages, such as pain and suffering and emotional turmoil, are eligible for financial compensation.
Call the law office of Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner at 808-537-2525 to find out how we can add you to your financial recovery after you have lost someone you love because of driver negligence.
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 incorrect information, 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.