Quantcast
  

Wednesday, April 16, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Truck runs stop sign, kills elderly pedestrian in Wailuku

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 07:17 p.m. HST, Aug 08, 2012



An 87-year-old Wailuku man was killed this morning in a marked crosswalk when he was hit by a tractor which had run a stop sign.

Police identified the pedestrian as Bomani Kim, who died at the crash scene at Eha and Waena streets in Wailuku.

Police said the 2000 Kenworth tractor was driven by a 44-year-old Makawao man. The vehicle was traveling northwest on Waena street when it failed to stop at a stop sign at Eha street while making a right turn. The driver was not injured.

It was Maui’s 16th traffic death this year, compared to seven at the same time last year.






More From The Star-Advertiser

Newswatch

Keep a lookout for pedestrians




 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
Court Sense
Musings on Shamburger

Political Radar
HB 1700 — Day 1

Hoops Talk
Aloha Shamburger

Political Radar
Stacked

Political Radar
HFFA

Warrior Beat
All’s fair

Political Radar
Apology