Maui Man Fatally Injured in Kīhei Industrial AccidentSeptember 25, 2014, 11:39 AM HST · Updated September 26, 9:02 AM 0 Comments
By Maui Now Staff
A Maui man was fatally injured in an industrial accident reported early this morning at a job site located within the Azeka’s Mauka parking lot in South Maui, police said.
Police say a preliminary investigation reveals the man, who was an employee at the site, was allegedly struck by an excavator and was found lying on the ground and unresponsive by co-workers.
Police have since identified the man as Paul Thomas Williams, 61, of Kahului.
According to police reports, the incident occurred at around 1:31 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at 1279 South Kīhei Road.
Police say CPR was performed on the victim, and despite life-saving efforts, the man could not be revived at the scene.
The cause of death has not been determined and is pending autopsy results.