Afternoon accident

Firemen from the Lihu‘e fire station and paramedics from American Medical Response work to move the occupant of the Ford sedan into the waiting ambulance following a 2:45 p.m. mishap.

The crash involved a Ford sedan and a new Lexus SUV at the Rice St. and Kaumuali‘i Hwy intersection. Police blocked traffic from Rice Street attempting to enter Kuhio Highway by detouring traffic through Haleko Road while they cleared the scene.


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