Tantalus, HI – Teen Seriously Injured When Car Plunges From Cliff on Round Top Dr
August 31, 2022
Tantalus, HI (August 30, 2022) – A 19-year-old woman was seriously injured when a car went off the edge of a cliff on Tuesday, August 30th.
Emergency crews, HPD, and EMTs responded to the scene at about 5:30 p.m. in the area of Round Top Drive and Aina Lani Place.
Officials said the teen was extricated from the vehicle and treated on the scene by paramedics. She was then transferred to a local hospital for care of serious injuries.
HPD has not said what caused the accident or if there were any other injuries.
Round Top Drive between Nutridge Street and Aina Lani Place while officers investigated.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Automobile Accidents in Hawaii
Two of the most common causes of vehicle crashes in Hawaii are:
Speeding: Sadly, this thought that it is okay to circumvent the law is exactly what places Hawaii residents in even more danger due to vehicles driving too fast. A second publication referenced by a local news source states that motorists from the state of Hawaii are in the top 10th percentile in terms of collisions resulting from motor vehicles being driven well above the posted speed limit.
Drunk Driving: As reported by a media outlet out of Honolulu, motorists in Hawaii have the highest total of auto collisions per capita in the United States. Most of these incidents are the result of motorists who have had too much to drink. In Hawaii, a car crash attorney can effectively coordinate information and keep you up to date on any details relating to any ongoing criminal proceedings in order to ensure that full financial compensation is given to those who need it.
Our Hawaii victim injury attorneys have decades of practice in dealing with these kinds of cases and are ready and able to walk you phase-by-phase through the entire legal process. At Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner, we are committed to defending the rights of those who have been harmed by another’s malfeasance or negligence.
Contact our Hawaii car crash lawyers today by calling (808) 537-2525 to schedule a no-strings-attached review of your potential case to learn what legal options you have.
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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.
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.