Olowalu, HI – MPD Responds to Injury Accident on Honoapi’ilani Highway
October 16, 2023
Olowalu, HI (October 16, 2023) – Officers with the Maui Police Department were called to provide assistance at the scene of a multi-vehicle accident that occurred on Saturday evening in Olowalu.
At around 7:10 p.m. on October 14, calls for assistance came in regarding an automobile accident on Honoapi’ilani Highway.
Authorities arrived at the scene and located a total of four vehicles on the side of the roadway following the collision. The incident caused some disruptions in the area as emergency crews worked to remove the damaged vehicles and tend to the injured parties.
Medics treated the victims on-site before transporting them to local hospitals for further care.
The police in Maui are currently investigating the incident.
We wish for a full recovery for those injured as a result of this crash.
Car Accidents in Hawaii
The time following an automobile accident can be incredibly difficult. This is especially true if you have suffered serious injuries that alter your life forever. Unfortunately, there are thousands of accidents reported in Hawaii every year that result in serious injuries. Some common injuries reported in motor vehicle collisions include:
- Cuts and Lacerations
- Back Injuries
- Spinal Cord Injuries
- Soft Tissue Injuries
- Head Injuries
- Internal Organ Injuries
These injuries can often require extensive medical care and force injured parties to remain out of work for several weeks or even months. Unfortunately, there are countless instances where people are harmed in accidents due to the careless actions of other motorists. Some of the leading factors in automobile accidents include:
- Reckless Driving
- Aggressive Driving
- Distracted Driving
- Impaired Driving (Alcohol or Drugs)
- Weather Conditions
- Running Red Lights and Stop Signs
After being hurt in a car crash, injured parties are encouraged to seek guidance from a Hawaii car accident lawyer right away. Those harmed may have legal options available to help them ease some of the stress and strains they face during this challenging time.
At Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, we hope that you are never involved in an accident. However, if you find yourself dealing with the overwhelming aftermath of a motor vehicle collision, we want you to know that you do not have to deal with this situation alone. You can depend on our car accident lawyers to provide you with legal representation that is compassionate to your needs and helps to ensure your best interests are protected.
Our team will take a dedicated approach toward helping you hold the negligent driver accountable for the actions that left you injured. To get started, reach out to our Hawaii personal injury law firm by calling 808-537-2525 today to schedule a free consultation.
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.