Honolulu, HI - Pedestrian Critically Hurt in Collision on Waialae Ave
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Honolulu, HI – Pedestrian Critically Hurt in Collision on Waialae Ave

September 16, 2023

Honolulu, HI (September 14, 2023) – Police in Honolulu are investigating a collision that occurred in the University area on Monday night, September 11. Responders went to the crash scene at around 6:00 p.m. after being notified of the incident. 

Officials say the accident happened on Waialae Avenue when a vehicle was traveling west. It hit an 81-year-old man who was trying to cross the street, sources said. 

Police say the man suffered critical injuries in the accident and was promptly transported to the hospital for treatment. His name has not been reported. 

Authorities in Honolulu continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim in hopes of a full recovery. 

Hawaii Traffic Accidents

Car accidents happen across the state of Hawaii every day. Yearly, around 10,000 people suffer injuries in these crashes. Usually, people who are hurt in car crashes suffer a lot of difficult consequences that can be life-changing. 

If you or someone you love have recently suffered injuries in a car crash, you may be going through a very difficult time. You may be dealing with painful injuries and emotional turmoil that is drastically affecting your life.  Not only is it stressful to be suffering from serious injuries, but you may also be facing costly medical expenses, vehicle repairs, and other overwhelming financial obligations in relation to your accident. 

Negligent driving is the main cause of auto collisions in the United States. Most often, car crashes throughout the country happen because of drivers who are distracted, fatigued, or intoxicated. These types of accidents are often more difficult to recover from and can cause severe or even fatal injuries.

If you were injured in a collision caused by a negligent driver, you should work with a lawyer who can get you the financial compensation you need and deserve. Financial compensation can help you pay for some or all of the costs related to your collision. 

You deserve to be fully and fairly compensated for the damages you incurred related to your accident. The insurance company may attempt to get you to settle for less than you deserve, but with the help of a personal injury lawyer in Hawaii, you have a much better chance of receiving the maximum compensation available for your injuries.

Call the law office of Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner to speak with a lawyer regarding your right toward financial compensation. You can reach us at  (808) 537-2525 to speak with a skilled lawyer concerning your personal injury claim. 

The team of trusted personal injury lawyers at Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner is wholeheartedly committed to helping those who have been seriously hurt in all different types of motor vehicle accidents. Contact our law firm at your earliest convenience in order to get started on your own personal injury case and be able to focus on your recovery. 

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. 

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