Waialua, HI – Two Trapped, Injured in Crash Involving Commercial Truck on Kamehameha Hwy
June 24, 2022
Waialua, HI (June 24, 2022) – The Honolulu Fire Department was dispatched following a 911 call reporting a two-vehicle collision in Waialua on Friday, June 24th.
HFD said the call came in at about 3:45 a.m. Upon their arrival, they located two vehicles, a commercial truck and a passenger sedan, that had been involved in a collision in the northbound lane of Kamehameha Highway by the coffee fields.
The sedan’s two occupants required extrication from the vehicle due to the extensive damage.
Emergency Medical Services crews were also on the scene and took over the medical care of the victims. Their conditions are unknown.
Police are investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Vehicle Collisions in Hawaii
Traffic accidents in Hawaii can be very difficult to deal with. One of the reasons for this is that you or your loved one might have endured considerable injuries caused by the crash. Our victim injury attorneys in Hawaii have spent their careers effectively handling these people while providing dependable legal services to those who are currently dealing with an incredibly overwhelming and stressful situation.
You are probably struggling to find a way to balance the endless amount of paperwork coming at you from all sides, including claims adjusters and your insurance provider, your specialist, surgeon, physician, and other healthcare professionals, the other driver’s car insurance company, along with anybody else who was even remotely involved.
Two of the most common causes of vehicle crashes in Hawaii are:
Driving Excessively Fast: 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 legal posted speed limit.
Driving Who Are Intoxicated: 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.
Speak with 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.
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.