Male arrested in link with fatal motorcycle crash on Hawaii Island

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) – Hawaii Island law enforcement arrested a 59-yr-aged guy in connection with a deadly motorcycle crash in Honomu on Sunday.

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Law enforcement explained all-around 1:30 p.m., the gentleman, who was driving a Toyota Corolla, was heading northbound on Highway 19 when he tried to make a transform onto Honomu Highway devoid of ready for oncoming targeted traffic.


His car struck a motorcycle, spun out, then crashed into one more car.

The motorcyclist, a 67-calendar year-outdated man, was pronounced lifeless at the Hilo Health-related Heart. He has not but been recognized.

The driver of the Toyota Corolla was also transported to the healthcare facility for minor abrasions and afterwards introduced. Law enforcement then arrested him for second-diploma negligent homicide.

He has due to the fact been released pending investigation.

No other severe injuries ended up noted.

Law enforcement have identified that inattention to driving and failure to produce are important contributions to the crash. Alcoholic beverages and drugs are not aspects.

Any person with even further information is requested to connect with (808) 961-2329.

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