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Kahala, HI – Elderly Man Injured in Motorcycle Collision at Hunakai St and Pahoa Ave

October 14, 2022

Kahala, HI (October 14, 2022) – A 71-year-old man sustained serious injuries during a collision between a passenger vehicle and a motorcycle on Thursday, October 13th in Kahala.  

Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene at about 8:00 p.m. in the area of Pahoa Avenue and Hunakai Street.  

EMS stated that two women on the scene were also injured but declined any medical treatment. 

The cause of the crash remains unclear as police continue to investigate. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Serious Crash Injuries in Hawaii

Kahala, HI - Elderly Man Injured in Motorcycle Collision at Hunakai St and Pahoa Ave

Following a serious motor vehicle accident, victims must face the adversarial process of dealing with the liable driver’s insurance carrier. The insurance provider is not required to provide benefits to or negotiate in good faith with an injured accident victim if they can categorically prove that their policyholder was not responsible for the accident. 

The sooner an insurance adjuster can talk to the victim, the more proof they can gather to use against them in future negotiations.

Often, the only way to obtain a fair settlement award for a serious injury or wrongful death is to file a suit and litigate the claim. Insurance companies have even been known to force cases to trial. 

A common tactic employed by insurers is to stall the legal process as long as possible hoping that the claimant or their family will eventually concede defeat. At Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, we routinely counteract these kinds of delay strategies through assertive litigation and the willingness to see your case through trial. 

If you or a family member were seriously injured in a motor vehicle collision caused by a negligent driver, we are here for you. We provide free initial consultations and never collect payment until your case is settled in your favor. 

Our Honolulu catastrophic injury lawyers have years of experience in successfully negotiating these types of cases and are fully prepared to guide and advise you and your family throughout the entire legal process.

Contact our vehicle collision attorneys today 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. 

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