News: Victim of Wahiawa car accident identified as 70-year-old man

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WAHIAWA, HI – A driver who was killed in a car accident in Wahiawa early Wednesday morning has now been identified, reports the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

This is an update to a previous story.

The victim was 70-year-old Lansing K. Kakazu of Wahiawa, according to the Honolulu Medical Examiner’s Office.

The accident happened on California Avenue shortly before 5:30 a.m.  Police said Kakazu was driving west when he veered off to the right of the roadway and collided with a wooden telephone pole.

Kakazu was pronounced dead after being transported to an area hospital.  He was wearing a seat belt at the time, police said.  No other vehicles were involved.

Investigators do not believe speed, drugs or alcohol were contributing factors in the wreck.

Have you or a loved one been the victim of a car accident on the roads of Hawaii? If so, contact the experienced Hawaii car accident lawyers at the Recovery Law Center for legal guidance.  We can help you fight for compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. To arrange a free initial consultation, call us at (808) 427-3088 or visit our contact page.

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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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