Waikiki, HI – Serious Auto Collision on Kuhio Ave near Liliuokalani Ave
February 26, 2023
Waikiki, HI (February 26, 2023) – Shortly before 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 26, a car crash happened in Waikiki that required an emergency dispatch. Several responders were sent to the scene on Kuhio Avenue in order to help those involved.
Reports show the incident took place on Kuhio Avenue near Liliuokalani Avenue. At least two vehicles collided in the area resulting in injuries.
Wounded parties were rendered aid by paramedics at the scene. Those with serious injuries were taken to local hospitals by ambulance. Their names have not been reported at this time.
Kuhio Avenue was closed while crews worked at the crash site. Traffic was diverted to Liliuokalani Avenue while police investigated the details of the crash and paramedics helped the injured victims.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured parties.
Nothing further has been reported at this time.
Hawaii Car Crashes
Every year, tens of thousands of auto collisions are reported throughout the state of Hawaii. More than ten thousand individuals suffer injuries in these crashes, and some even end up losing their lives. Auto collisions are one of the most common reasons people suffer serious injuries or lose their lives in the United States, especially those aged 15-20. Each year, approximately 3 million individuals are seriously hurt in car crashes in the US. Sadly, over 40,000 people are killed per year in American car crashes.
Injuries that may be caused by serious car crashes include:
- Brain injuries
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
Currently, the main reason car crashes happen in the United States and throughout the state of Hawaii is driver negligence. Negligent drivers account for over 90% of reported auto crashes. Accidents caused by driver negligence are often much more catastrophic than those that occur for other reasons.
The consequences that arise when you or someone you love is seriously hurt in an accident are usually difficult to overcome. Not only do those victimized in auto collisions suffer physically and emotionally, but they also face complex financial issues in the aftermath of their crashes. A lawyer can help you recover physically, emotionally, and financially after your crash. Additionally, an attorney can help hold the negligent party who caused your accident accountable for their actions.
The insurance company wants you to settle for as little compensation as possible. However, with the assistance of a skilled lawyer, you will be able to collect the maximum compensation available. Call the law office of Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner whenever you can talk to an attorney about your claim.
Our firm does not charge any fees upfront or out-of-pocket. We only get paid if you are fully and fairly compensated for your damages and losses. You don’t owe us a dime unless you’re able to collect compensation. Our main goal is to help you recover financially after you were severely injured by the negligent actions of another person.
Allow a Waikiki car accident lawyer from Leavitt, Yamane, & Soldner to help you return your life to normalcy after it was derailed by auto accident injuries. Case evaluations are free, so call us at (808) 537-2525 at your earliest convenience. You should be able to focus on your health and well-being instead of worrying about your finances.
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.