Wailuku, HI – Accident Reported on Kuihelani Hwy (HI-380)
December 6, 2023
Wailuku, HI (December 6, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Wailuku area ended in injuries. The crash took place at around 5:30 p.m. on December 3, prompting the response of the police, firefighters, and emergency medical services.
According to reports provided by the Maui Police Department, three vehicles collided on Kuehilani Highway during the evening hours. Authorities responded to the scene and went to work quickly to remove the damaged vehicles. Medical personnel provided care to victims who suffered injuries. Those in need of further medical attention were transported to local hospitals. At this time, investigations into the crash are ongoing.
We hope those injured as a result of this car accident make a timely and full recovery.
Car Accidents in Hawaii
A motor vehicle accident has the ability to completely disrupt your life. Unfortunately, there are thousands of instances where people are harmed as a result of automobile accidents that take place in our state. Quite often, the crashes that occur on our roadways are preventable.
We see many accidents take place as a result of drivers who are impaired, distracted, or otherwise negligent while operating their vehicles. Unfortunately, when drivers do not maintain control of their vehicles, they can cause severe harm to other people nearby.
Those involved in accidents are often left with serious injuries that require medical care. Some of the most common injuries include:
- Brain Injuries: It is common for car crash victims to suffer from brain injuries as a result of their accidents. These injuries can range from a concussion all the way to a traumatic brain injury, which requires extensive medical treatment.
- Broken Bones: A broken bone can be incredibly painful to deal with. It is common to see people who suffer these injuries have to go through surgery and wear casts for several weeks after their accidents.
- Internal Organ Injuries: These injuries can be life-threatening if they are not treated immediately. Unfortunately, we see many people suffer long injuries, kidney injuries, and injuries to the spleen.
Suffering from any type of serious injury can have an overwhelming impact on your life. When another person’s negligence has caused you harm, it makes the situation even more difficult to accept. After being harmed in an accident, it can help you pursue legal action against the person responsible. Filing a personal injury claim can help you get justice and closure.
Our Hawaii personal injury lawyers at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner have dedicated the last five decades to representing injured parties across Hawaii. Our team understands how challenging it can be to move forward after being hurt in an accident. For this reason, we are committed to being compassionate legal advocates for those harmed to ensure that their voices are heard. Even though we hope that you never find yourself involved in an accident, it is important to know that you have a strong legal advocate in our team should you need to take action against the person responsible for your pain and suffering. Schedule a consultation by reaching out to our Hawaii personal injury law firm at 808-537-2525 to see how we can help you.
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.