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Pearl City, HI – HPD Responds to Injury Crash on I-H1 Near Waiawa

July 2, 2022

Pearl City, HI (July 02, 2022) –  A collision between two vehicles on Interstate H1 left at least one person with injuries in Pearl City on Saturday, July 2nd.  

Officers from the Honolulu Police Department arrived on the scene in the interstate’s westbound lanes in the area of the Waiawa overpass at about 11:15 p.m.  

An investigation determined that two passenger vehicles had crashed on the interstate and caused injuries to one of the vehicle occupants. 

The patient was transferred by ambulance to an area hospital.  

Police are working to learn the cause of the impact. 

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

Automobile Crashes in Hawaii

Pearl City, HI - HPD Responds to Injury Crash on I-H1 Near Waiawa

Our victim injury attorneys in Hawaii have spent their careers effectively handling these people while providing dependable legal services to those who are currently dealing with an incredibly overwhelming and stressful situation.

Two of the most common causes of vehicle crashes in Hawaii are:

Driving Who Are Intoxicated: While fatalities resulting from drivers under the influence have fallen, they are not likely to disappear given that a survey conducted among Hawaii drivers revealed that they are 50% more likely to purposefully operate a motor vehicle after having been drinking when compared to the rest of the nation. 

As reported by a media outlet out of Honolulu, motorists in Hawaii have the highest total of auto collisions per capita in the United States. Most of these incidents are the result of motorists who have had too much to drink. In Hawaii, a car crash attorney can effectively coordinate information and keep you up to date on any details relating to any ongoing criminal proceedings in order to ensure that full financial compensation is given to those who need it.

Driving Excessively Fast: Sadly, this thought that it is okay to circumvent the law is exactly what places Hawaii residents in even more danger due to vehicles driving too fast. A second publication referenced by a local news source states that motorists from the state of Hawaii are in the top 10th percentile in terms of collisions resulting from motor vehicles being driven well above the legal posted speed limit.  

Traffic accidents in Hawaii can be very difficult to deal with. One of the reasons for this is that you or your loved one might have endured considerable injuries caused by the crash. You are probably struggling to find a way to balance the endless amount of paperwork coming at you from all sides, including claims adjusters and your insurance provider, your specialist, surgeon, physician, and other healthcare professionals, the other driver’s car insurance company, along with anybody else who was even remotely involved.

Our Hawaii victim injury attorneys have decades of practice in dealing with these kinds of cases and are ready and able to walk you phase-by-phase through the entire legal process. Speak with a car crash lawyer at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner today by calling (808) 537-2525 to schedule a no-strings-attached review of your potential case to learn what legal options you have.

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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