Kahului, HI – Pedestrian Hurt in Crash on Oha’a St near Papa Ave
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Kahului, HI – Pedestrian Hurt in Crash on Oha’a St near Papa Ave

November 3, 2023

Kahului, HI (November 3, 2023) – A pedestrian accident reported in the Kahului neighborhood sent a female victim to a local hospital with injuries.

The accident occurred at around 9:00 p.m. on November 1.

Official reports provided by local news sources indicate that a 27-year-old female was struck by a vehicle in the area of Oha’a Street and Papa Avenue in Kahului.

The woman suffered injuries as a result of the crash. She was treated on-site briefly before being transported by the emergency medical service unit to a local hospital for further care.

The police department is actively investigating the crash.

Our thoughts are with the injured woman at this time.

Pedestrian Accidents in Hawaii

Pedestrian accidents can be devastating. Unfortunately, these accidents are the cause of countless injuries every year in Hawaii. After being hurt in an accident, those harmed have the ability to take legal action against the responsible party. In general, it is critical to get in touch with an experienced Hawaii pedestrian accident lawyer right away.

Several reasons support this recommendation, with the first being the statute of limitations. The statute of limitations is a legal regulation set at the state level, determining a specific timeframe during which personal injury cases can be submitted. In compliance with Hawaii law H.R.S. § 657-7, Hawaii has a two-year statute of limitation for claims involving personal injury.

This means you have a two-year window within which to initiate your claim; otherwise, you risk losing the opportunity to file a claim and seek compensation. Certain exceptions to this law can potentially alter your filing deadline, depending on the unique circumstances of your case. Therefore, it is crucial to consult with an attorney about your case without delay.

Taking quick legal action after suffering injuries in a crash can provide you with the best chance of protecting your rights and holding the negligent party accountable. Having a dedicated legal team by your side can make a significant difference when it comes to your ability to prevail.

Since 1974, our team at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner has been dedicated to helping injured clients receive the justice and compensation they deserve. Our compassionate support and strong legal representation have helped countless individuals who have been hurt due to the negligence of others. If you have suffered injuries in a car accident caused by a reckless motorist, we strongly encourage you to reach out to us for a free consultation by calling 808-537-2525. Let us help you get the closure and peace of mind you need so that you can focus on healing and moving forward with your life. We are here for you every step of the way.

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. 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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