Police searching for driver who struck and killed pedestrian in Haleiwa

Glenn Honda | |

HALEIWA, HI – Honolulu police are searching for the driver responsible for the death of a pedestrian in Haleiwa last month, KITV reports.

The incident took place March 21 on the Joseph P. Leong Highway near Emerson Road at about 3:20 a.m.  The victim, identified as Tiffany Gonzales, was walking on the right shoulder of the southbound lane when she was struck by a vehicle heading south and killed.

The driver left the scene without stopping to help.  Police have now released a description of the vehicle they are looking for, saying it was a 1998 to 1999 Nissan Frontier pickup truck. The color and the license plate are still not known.

Anyone with further information regarding the hit-and-run was asked to contact the Honolulu Police Department’s Traffic Division, Vehicular Homicide Section.

Have you or a loved one been the victim of a pedestrian accident due to the actions of a hit-and-run driver? If so, the Recovery Law Center would like to discuss your case with you.  An experienced Hawaii pedestrian accident attorney will do everything possible to help you obtain the justice and compensation you deserve. To schedule a free consultation regarding your particular situation, call us at (808) 427-3088 or complete our contact form.

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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