May 4, 2016 | ° | Check Traffic

Top News

Motorcyclist fatally injured in Wailuku crash

  • generic_maui-police-logo.jpg

A man was fatally injured Wednesday morning in a motorcycle crash in Wailuku, Maui police said.

Police identified the victim as Zaul Acevedo Gonzales, 40.

Police said Acevedo Gonzales was driving a 2009 Yamaha R1 motorcycle north on Kauna Lipo Street abou 10:20 a.m. when it crossed the center line and hit a curb. Acevedo Gonzales and the motorcycle came to rest in the back yard of a home on Maka Hou Loop.

Acevedo Gonzales was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. He was wearing a helmet.

It was Maui’s third traffic fatality of the year, the same number as at this time last year.

No comments
By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. Because only subscribers are allowed to comment, we have your personal information and are able to contact you. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email commentfeedback@staradvertiser.com.