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Honolulu, HI – Pedestrian Sustains Injuries After Being Struck by Motor Vehicle on Kapiolani Hwy

August 30, 2022

Honolulu, HI (August 28, 2022) – Officers from the Honolulu Police Department responded to reports of a pedestrian being struck by a driver on Sunday, August 28th.  

According to officials present at the scene, the eastbound lanes of Kapiolani Boulevard were completely shut down. Two of the westbound lanes on Ward Avenue back to Kamakee Street were also closed. 

Emergency Medical Services crews also responded to transport the injured pedestrian to an area hospital. Their current condition is unknown. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in Hawaii

Ward, HI - Pedestrian Injury Causes Closure of Kapiolani Hwy

Although pedestrian accidents happen for various reasons, an overwhelming majority of them are caused by irresponsible drivers.

If you were injured in a pedestrian accident caused by another person’s negligence, it is important that you reach out to a reputable Hawaii personal injury lawyer who understands what you and your family are going through. Having an experienced and aggressive advocator on your side will ensure you receive full financial compensation for your injuries.

Some common examples of the kinds of negligence that result in pedestrian accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, reckless driving, poorly maintained vehicles, and badly designed intersections and roadways

Negligent and unlawful driver behaviors put countless people in danger, especially cyclists, and pedestrians. When the person in control of a potentially deadly vehicle is careless or inattentive for even a split second, the chances of them taking a life or leaving a victim seriously injured are extremely high.  

Our pedestrian accident attorneys in Hawaii have extensive experience in handling these kinds of cases and are ready to guide you through the process.

We are focused on the full recovery of our clients in the fastest and most comfortable way possible. If you were injured in an accident due to a negligent driver, contact our pedestrian injury attorneys in Hawaii today by calling (808) 537-2525. Schedule a free and confidential assessment of your potential case to find out what legal options are available to 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 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. 

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