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Maui Police identify driver in fatal Kihei crash
Maui Police identify driver in fatal Kihei crash
July 20th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

(Posted 11:14 a.m. Tuesday, July 20, 1010) Maui police are investigating the cause of a fatal single car collision in Kihei Monday night.  Authorities identified the victim as 58-year-old Terry Eoff of Kihei.  According to police reports, Eoff was traveling east on Kilohana Drive when the vehicle he was driving veered to the left, collided […]


Seat Belt enforcement begins, violators will be assessed a $92 fine
Seat Belt enforcement begins, violators will be assessed a $92 fine
May 25th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The state Department of Transportation and the four county police departments officially launched the latest edition of the “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement campaign.    Hawai‘i’s seat belt laws require all front seat occupants, as well as back seat passengers under the age of 18, to buckle up.  Violators will be assessed a […]


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MPD enforcement nets 350 speeding citations
May 14th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher Maui Police issued an estimated 350 speeding citations during a three-day enforcement effort on Maui roads this week.  On Tuesday and Wednesday, the effort was focused on major highways including Mokulele, Kuihelani, Hana and the Honoapiilani Highway.  Then on Thursday officers ventured into secondary roadways where complaints had surfaced from residents during […]


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Maui Suffers 2nd Pedestrian Fatality in as Many Days
March 18th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher (Update:  8:01 p.m. Thursday, March 18, 2010) Maui police have since released the identity of the man killed in a pedestrian accident early Thursday morning on the Honoapiilani Highway as 28-year-old Nathaniel Alters of Star, Idaho. ________________________________ (Update:  5:45 a.m. Thursday, March 18, 2010) A second pedestrian death in as many days […]


66-year-old Pedestrian Dies in Puunene Collision
66-year-old Pedestrian Dies in Puunene Collision
March 17th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

(Update:  10:30 a.m. 3/17/2010) A 66-year-old man suffered fatal injuries when he was stuck by two vehicles while crossing Puunene Avenue on foot early this morning.  The pedestrian died at the scene. Maui police say the man has no local address, and his identity is being withheld until next-of–kin can be located and notified.  The […]


TRAFFIC FATALITY:  HANA HIGHWAY/WAKEA AVENUE
TRAFFIC FATALITY: HANA HIGHWAY/WAKEA AVENUE
January 21st, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

   Photos by Wendy Osher © 2009 A motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries in a morning accident on the Hana Highway.  Maui Police say 21-year-old Jonathan Davis of Kahului died at the scene.  Davis was operating a 2001 Suzuki GSX-R600 and traveling east on the Hana Highway (in the Paia-bound direction) at around 6:50 a.m. when […]


FATALITY INVESTIGATION FOLLOWING DECEMBER ACCIDENT
FATALITY INVESTIGATION FOLLOWING DECEMBER ACCIDENT
January 13th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Maui’s traffic fatality count for 2008 rose to 24 following the death of a Kihei man last week.  Maui police say 20-year-old Jonathan Ferrer was transported to Maui Memorial Medical center on December 21st after an early morning accident in which the pickup truck he was in, collided into a cement island and post on […]


MAKENA ACCIDENT IS MAUI’S 23RD FATALITY THIS YEAR
MAKENA ACCIDENT IS MAUI’S 23RD FATALITY THIS YEAR
December 29th, 2008 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

One man suffered fatal injuries following a head on collision in Makena this morning.  64-year-old Patrick Gibson died at the scene.  The accident was reported at 6:19 a.m. on Makena Alanui Drive, south of the Makena Road intersection.  Gibson was driving a van towards Kihei when he lost control, crossed the centerline, and collided into […]