Kailua, HI – Fatal Pedestrian Crash Takes One Life on Keolu Dr
January 2, 2023
Kailua, HI (January 2, 2022) – Police in Honolulu say a woman lost her life in a fatal pedestrian crash on Monday morning, January 2. The incident was reported at around 5:55 a.m.
Reports concerning the accident showed it occurred on Keolu Drive when an 85-year-old man was headed east and struck a pedestrian in her 60s. She was attempting to cross the roadway in a marked crosswalk at the time.
The female who was struck was transported from the scene to a local hospital in critical condition. She later lost her life.
The male driver suffered no injuries in the collision. Authorities continue to investigate the details of the accident.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased at this time.
Hawaii Pedestrian Accidents
Every year, tens of thousands of traffic accidents are reported in Hawaii. A percentage of these accidents involve pedestrians who suffer serious injuries or even lose their lives. Pedestrian accidents are some of the most dangerous types of traffic accidents due to the unprotected nature of pedestrian travel.
If a pedestrian gets involved in a crash with a vehicle, they are likely to sustain severe if not debilitating injuries. If you’ve recently been hurt in a pedestrian crash, you need to contact a lawyer as soon as possible to discuss your legal rights.
Injured pedestrians deserve to be compensated for the damages they may have endured because of another person’s negligent actions. An injured crash victim who did not cause the incident should never have to go into debt paying for the costs associated with their injuries.
If a careless, reckless, or negligent driver caused an accident that hurt you, a Kailua personal injury attorney will be able to assist you in securing economic recovery for the injuries and losses you may be faced with.
You should be able to focus on your physical and emotional recovery without worrying about how you’re going to cover all of the expenses associated with your injuries. You deserve to be compensated after being hurt in a wreck caused by another person’s negligence. A car crash lawyer is your best option if you are seeking compensation.
At Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner, we work to help our clients out from under the financial burden they are faced with so they can focus on their well-being. We thoroughly investigate each aspect of your personal injury claim and build a strong case on your behalf that proves you deserve compensation.
Losing a loved one is never easy, especially when you know their death may have been prevented. A wrongful death lawyer can help you get the compensation you deserve after losing someone you love due to the negligence of another person. Contact a wrongful death lawyer from Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner to learn more.
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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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