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Honolulu, HI – Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Crash on Farrington Hwy near Pohakunui Ave

November 2, 2022

Honolulu, HI (November 2, 2022) – Police in Honolulu said a motorcyclist sustained critical injuries after a car crash that happened in Nanakuli on Wednesday morning. According to information from local reports, the wreck happened at around 4:45 a.m. 

Sources say the accident occurred on Farrington Highway near Pohakuni Avenue. A 27-year-old motorcyclist was headed west on the highway when he collided with a 49-year-old man headed east. 

Officials reported that Honolulu Emergency Medical Services administered advanced life support and transported the motorcyclist to a trauma center in critical condition.

Police continue to investigate the details of the accident. We hope for the full recovery of the injured victim.

Nothing further has been reported at this time. 

Hawaii Motorcycle Crashes

 Honolulu, HI - Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Crash on Farrington Hwy near Pohakunui Ave

Traffic crashes involving motorcycles often cause riders to sustain injuries that are catastrophic in nature. This is usually due to the absence of protection motorcyclists have against the force of larger, more powerful vehicles. Some of the injuries that are commonly seen in motorcycle accidents include:

  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Bone breaks/Bone Fractures
  • Damage to the spine
  • Disc Injury/Disc Herniation 
  • Death

Recovering from a severe injury usually costs tens of thousands of dollars in hospital bills. The average person does not have this kind of money to spare. In addition to large medical care costs, injured crash victims may have to deal with lost wages, pain, suffering, and more. Depending on the cause of an injurious motorcycle accident, victims may have legal options to help them recover. Crash victims and their families can contact a personal injury lawyer who can help them file a claim for compensation. Compensation can cover the costs related to lost wages, vehicle repairs, medical bills, and more.

The motorcycle crash attorneys at Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner have years of experience helping injured crash victims get the financial compensation they need to recover. We believe in providing justice and peace of mind when you need it most. Since July 2015, motorcyclists do not need to carry insurance in Hawaii. Riders who sustain injuries in negligently caused accidents, and without insurance, have no choice but to rely on the insurance company of the responsible driver. This can prove to be a problem without the help of an attorney.

Contact our Honolulu motorcycle accident lawyers as soon as possible if you have been hurt in a motorcycle collision caused by a negligent driver. Statistics around motorcycle collisions in the United States show that about half of the time, motorcyclists sustain injuries due to the actions of other drivers. Call our law firm at (808) 537-2525 to schedule a no-obligation review of your potential injury claim to find out what legal avenues are open to you.   

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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