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Rock thrown at moving car injures woman on Kauai

  • COURTESY KAUAI POLICE DEPARTMENTMicahel Grace, 62, of Anahola, Kauai, posted bail after his arrest for allegedly trowing a rock at a moving car Wednesday night,
    COURTESY KAUAI POLICE DEPARTMENT
    Micahel Grace, 62, of Anahola, Kauai, posted bail after his arrest for allegedly trowing a rock at a moving car Wednesday night,

A large lava rock thrown at a moving vehicle Wednesday night in Anahola injured a female passenger, knocking out two of her teeth, breaking her jaw and causing major lacerations to her face, Kauai police said.

Police arrested a 62-year-old Anahola man for first degree assault in connection with the incident. Michael Grace was released on bail.

Police said the four people in the gray Honda had been in a verbal argument near the Anahola Canoe Club.

Four people were in the car when the rock was thrown at about 6:35 p.m. Wednesday on South Aliomanu Road in front of the canoe club, police said.

 The victim was reported in fair condition at Wilcox Hospital.

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