Hawai‘i Island police investigating traffic collision after man injured

Glenn Honda | |

HONOLULU, HI – Hawai‘i Island police are asking for the public’s help in their investigation of a traffic collision in Hilo last week.

In a news release, police said the incident took place Wednesday near the intersection of Kino‘ole and West Lanikāula Streets at about 5:30 p.m.

Witnesses reported seeing a man fall from the bed of a green pickup truck while it was traveling south through the intersection.  According to police, the pickup may have collided with a red sedan but both drivers fled the scene before police arrived.

The man, a 66-year-old Kea‘au resident, sustained head and back injuries and was taken to the Hilo Medical Center where is in stable condition.

Anyone with further information regarding the incident was asked to contact Hawai’i Island.

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Glenn T. Honda

For over 29 years, attorney Glenn Honda has helped people injured in accidents throughout Hawaii get the best outcome for their case, whether it’s maximizing their settlement, or balancing costs and risks vs. putting the whole experience behind them. As the founding attorney of the Recovery Law Center, he is passionate about helping his clients with their physical, emotional and financial recovery. Mr. Honda will fight to get you coverage for your medical bills, lost wages, damaged property and other costs related to your accident.


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