Police identify motorcyclist killed in accident in Kahului

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KAHULUI, HI – New details were released by the Maui Police Department regarding a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred early Saturday morning.

According to the Maui News, police have identified the victim of the crash in Kahului as 25-year-old Josue Carrillo of Kihei.

The police investigation indicated that Carrillo was driving a Yamaha YZF-R6 motorcycle shortly after midnight when he failed to navigate a bend in the roadway.  The motorcycle crossed into an oncoming lane near Pakaula Street and then struck a curb, a tree, and a sign on the shoulder of the road.

Carrillo and his passenger, an 18-year-old woman from Kahului, were thrown from the bike onto the roadway.  Carrillo was pronounced dead at the scene.  The woman was listed in stable condition after being transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center.   Both were wearing helmets at the time of the accident.

Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the crash.

Have you been injured in a motorcycle accident on the roadways of Hawaii? If so, turn to the skilled Hawaii motorcycle accident lawyers at the Recovery Law Center for assistance in navigating the legal system during this difficult time.  We will help you pursue the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Call us at (808) 427-3088 or contact us online to learn more about our services during a free and confidential 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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