News: Man killed when pickup truck runs off roadway in North Kona

Glenn Honda | |

NORTH KONA, HI – Police said a man was killed when his pickup truck crashed in North Kona on Tuesday afternoon, according to Big Island Now.

The victim was identified as 62-year-old Curtis Arthur Lea of Kailua-Kona.  Investigators said he was driving a Ford F-150 pickup truck on Kaiminani Drive near Kalia Place when the incident happened at about 2:36 p.m.

Lea was headed west when the pickup went off the right shoulder of the roadway, hit a wooden fence and overturned.

Lea was pronounced dead after being taken to the Kona Community Hospital.  Police investigating the wreck believe that impairment was a contributing factor.

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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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