Maui, HI - Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle, Injured near Ma’alaea Shops, Kapoli St
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Maui, HI – Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle, Injured near Ma’alaea Shops, Kapoli St

July 18, 2023

Maui, HI (July 18, 2023) – A pedestrian crash happened in Maui on the morning of July 18. At around 7:00 a.m., emergency crews went to the crash scene to help the injured victim and determine the cause of the incident. 

Reports from local sources show the crash occurred near Kapoli Street and the parking lot for the Ma’alaea Shops in Ma’alaea, Maui. A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle for reasons still under police investigation. 

Medics helped the injured pedestrian at the crash site and transported them to the hospital. They were reportedly conscious and aware at the scene but suffering from substantial injuries. 

The name of the injured victim has not been reported at this time. 

Police in Maui continue to investigate the details of the accident.

Hawaii Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrian accidents are a frequent occurrence in the United States and in the state of Hawaii. Numerous individuals suffer injuries in pedestrian accidents per year in the state of Hawaii. Sadly, they are often hurt by driver negligence. Negligent driving is usually the main cause of the majority of traffic accidents in the United States. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Association has reported that over 94% of reported auto accidents throughout the country. Several different forms of negligent driving exist, including but not limited to: 

  • Fatigue
  • Intoxication
  • Speeding
  • Distraction

When you or someone you love has been hurt in a pedestrian crash, you may be stuck recovering financially, physically, and emotionally. Physical injuries that result from a serious pedestrian crash can be extremely catastrophic and land you or your family member in the hospital for days or longer. You may be wondering how you will pay for all of the costs that stem from your accident, including the costs related to vehicle repairs, medical bills, and more. You may also be suffering a great deal emotionally due to the traumatic experience of being in a serious car crash, especially if members of your family were hurt. 

A car accident lawyer in Hawaii can help you recover by helping you file a personal injury claim for financial compensation. At the personal injury law office of Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner, we have been helping injured crash victims get their lives back on track for decades. We are passionate about our ability to help you get the compensation you deserve so you don’t have to worry about money during this trying time in your life. Call our law office at (808) 537-2525 to learn more from our team about how you can recover from your injuries and damages with the help of our personal injury attorneys. We work on contingency, which means our firm does not charge fees upfront or out-of-pocket, and we only get paid if you are able to collect the financial compensation that you need and deserve. It is our main goal and duty to help you recover the money you need to recover, and we will do everything we can to help you during this trying time.

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