Complete Kauai County, HI accident reports and news.
Accidents in Kauai County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year
In Kaui County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.
When an accident happens in Kaui County, it is important to do the following immediately:
- Remain at the crash scene;
- Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
- Call the police;
- Exchange information with other drivers;
- Get contact information from witnesses;
- Inform your insurance company;
- Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
- Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
- Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.
An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.
After a Kaui County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.
Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.
Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential personal injury claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.
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Most recent accident reports
A 60 year-old woman was killed at approximately 6:15 a.m. Tuesday 10/7/2014, in Lihue, Hawaii when she was hit by two cars in the crosswalk of Rice Street adjacent to the Bank of Hawaii.
Rescue officials have responded to an ultralight crash in Kokee. Preliminary reports state an Evolution Trikes Revo weight-shift-control aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances on the side of a mountain near Polihale Beach around 9 a.m. Tuesday.
Kauai police have arrested the driver involved in a fatal traffic crash in Kilauea Tuesday night.
A man died after his car went off the road, hit a tree, then slid down into a ravine off Kuamo'o Road in Wailua on Kaua'i.
Around 8:30 Sunday morning, a motorcyclist heard the man's cries for help.
The man told him he had been struck for several hours.