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Maps reveal hazardous traffic spots

Groups can use the comprehensive report to help curb injury accidents, the state says

By Marcie Kagawa

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 26, 2013

~~<p>The stretch of H-1 freeway near the Pearl City off&shy;ramps, in both directions, ranks as the riskiest on Oahu by one measure, according to a new five-year review of traffic accidents involving injuries.</p>
<p>The report, released Thursday by the state Department of Health, says emergency medical services responded to 32 accidents that caused injury on the H-1 eastbound near the Pearl City off&shy;ramp, and to 30 injury accidents in the westbound lanes in that spot during the five-year period from 2007 through 2011.</p>
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The stretch of H-1 freeway near the Pearl City off­ramps, in both directions, ranks as the riskiest on Oahu by one measure, according to a new five-year review of traffic accidents involving injuries.

The report, released Thursday by the state Department of Health, says emergency medical services responded to 32 accidents that caused injury on the H-1 eastbound near the Pearl City off­ramp, and to 30 injury accidents in the westbound lanes in that spot during the five-year period from 2007 through 2011. Login for more...



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