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Pearl City, HI – EMS Responds to Multi-Vehicle Injury Crash on I-H1 Near Kaonohi St

May 17, 2022

Pearl City, HI (May 17, 2022) – A collision involving an undetermined number of vehicles took place in the westbound lanes of Interstate H1 on Tuesday, May 17th.

The crash occurred at about 9:40 p.m. between the exits for Kaahumanu Street and Kaonohi Street in the third lane from the lefthand side of the interstate.

Assistance was requested on the scene, including police as well as Emergency Medical Services. Upon their arrival, all injured parties were provided with the appropriate on-site treatment or medical transportation to a nearby hospital for further evaluation and care. 

The identities of those involved and their current medical conditions have not been released. 

This accident is currently being investigated by local law enforcement. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Crashes in Hawaii

Pearl City, HI - EMS Responds to Multi-Vehicle Injury Crash on I-H1 Near Kaonohi St

We understand that our clients have experienced serious emotional and physical trauma and are, understandably, concerned for their financial future as well as their family’s. After you hire us to represent you, you will be able to stop worrying and leave the legal work, communication with insurance companies, and other logistics to us. We operate on a contingency fee basis, meaning you will not be charged any attorneys’ fees whatsoever until you have been awarded compensatory damages. 

While you and your family focus on your physical recovery, we will conduct an investigation into the circumstances surrounding your accident, take pictures and videos of the crash site, study police reports, interview eyewitnesses, speak with automotive and medical professionals who can offer expert testimony that could help validate your claim, and pursue any other lines of inquiry that may prove useful to your case. be helpful in validating your claims.

Sadly, with an ever-increasing number of cars on the road, a fast-growing number of electronic distractions are also readily available to drivers. 

Frequent causes of vehicle collisions in the state include:

  • Driving while distracted, such as while talking or texting on your phone, reaching for objects, or eating and drinking  
  • Driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • Disregarding traffic signals or signs, and speeding
  • Driving while drowsy
  • Illegal turns or failing to use turn indicators

Traffic accidents can also be the unavoidable result of an entirely unexpected event, like a deer running in front of your car, debris, packages, furniture, or other detritus falling from a vehicle in front of you, or a force majeure, such as a sudden and violent storm. 

Inclement weather conditions like sleet, rain, hail, snow, fog and heavy winds can easily exacerbate conditions suitable for a crash.

Nevertheless, where most vehicle collisions are concerned, one or both drivers are at fault and need to be held responsible for any severe injuries. Regardless of the events leading up to the incident, we know the most effective means of showing that you were not to blame. 

Contact our Hawaii motor vehicle accident lawyers as soon as possible by calling (808) 537-2525 to schedule a free evaluation of your potential claim to discover what legal options are available to you.   

Notes: Our team of writers uses secondary sources such as news reports, and local and state police incident reports to create these posts. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this particular accident so if there is any information that is incorrect, please contact Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner right away so that we can update the post right away to reflect the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. None of the information in this post is intended to be legal advice or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical assistance immediately. 

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