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Kailua, HI – Car Accident Causes Injuries on Oneawa St near Wailepo St

December 4, 2022

Kailua, HI (December 4, 2022) – On the afternoon of December 4, at around 4:30 p.m., emergency dispatchers sent police and paramedics to the scene of a collision in Kailua. 

Reports concerning the incident reveal it occurred on Oneawa Street near Wailepo Street. An unspecified number of vehicles collided in the area, causing injuries to those involved.

Multiple responders were observed working at the crash site. At least one person was transported from the scene to a local hospital to be treated for injuries sustained in the accident. 

We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims. 

Hawaii Auto Accidents

 Kailua, HI - Car Accident Causes Injuries on Oneawa St near Wailepo StMore than 6 million auto accidents happen in the US every year. Car accidents are one of the most common causes of severe injuries and fatalities in the United States. Especially in the past decade, auto accidents have been caused mostly by driver negligence in the US. Over 3 million people sustain injuries in these accidents every year. Per day, in Hawaii, about 30 severe traffic accidents take place, which adds up to about 10,000 per year. 

Disturbingly, over 90% of these wrecks are the result of driver negligence. thousands of people choose to operate their vehicles while intoxicated, distracted, overly fatigued, or at unsafe speeds, which often leads to injurious and fatal accidents. Yearly in the United States, approximately 30% of auto accidents reported are caused by distracted drivers. On average, over 400,000 traffic collisions are reported annually caused by distracted driving. 

When you or a loved one sustain serious injuries in an accident, you may have to deal with difficult consequences in order to fully recover. You may be stuck in the hospital with painful injuries and unable to work while bills are piling up, which can, overall, be extremely stressful and overwhelming. Making ends meet while you’re unable to work and acquiring extra bills can be tricky, however, there are legal options available to help you get through this. 

Depending on how your accident occurred, you may qualify for financial compensation for a wide array of damages that may have resulted from your crash. By working with a skilled lawyer, you will be able to file a personal injury claim for compensation. Financial compensation can help pay for your medical bills, vehicle repairs, lost earnings, and other losses you may have experienced in the aftermath of your crash. Even non-economic damages like pain, suffering, loss of life enjoyment, and other damages could be eligible for financial compensation. A car crash lawyer in Kailua can assist you in filing a personal injury claim so you can get your life back on track after your wreck.

Additionally, negligent drivers need to be held accountable for their actions. We, at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, have decades of experience assisting injured accident victims to get the money they need to recover. Our personal and professional goal is to help injured accident victims who have been hurt by negligent drivers get the money they require to pay for medical care, repairs to their cars/trucks/vans etc, and reimburse them for lost wages, among other costs. We work hard to allow you to rest easy knowing your case is in good hands with our firm.

Call our law firm at  (808) 537-2525 to schedule a free case evaluation. 

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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