News: Scooter rider dead after collision with vehicle in Kalihi

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HONOLULU, HI – A car and a scooter were involved in a fatal collision in Kalihi Tuesday afternoon, reports the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

The vehicles collided in the vicinity of Kalihi Street and Palanehe Place.  According to police, a scooter rider was going at high speed southbound on Kalihi Street shortly after 4 p.m. when he broadsided a northbound vehicle making a turn into a residential driveway.

The scooter rider, a 31-year-old man, was thrown onto the roadway and was later pronounced dead after being transported to an area hospital.  Police said he was not wearing a helmet at the time the crash occurred.

Investigators said speed was a contributing factor in the wreck.  No other injuries were reported.

If you have been injured in a scooter accident, a Hawaii scooter accident lawyer can help you get the compensation that you deserve. Whether you were riding the scooter, hit by the scooter or injured trying to avoid an accident, you may deserve a payment. Recovery Law Center represents victims and their families. We handle scooter accident claims. If you’re hurt, we can help you. Call (808) 427-3088 or contact us online for a free consultation.

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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