ATV loading accident fatal for Ele‘ele man

A 39-year-old Kaua‘i man died late Saturday night in a freak accident while loading an all-terrain vehicle.

Jaime Kaluna, of Ele‘ele, was loading the all-terrain vehicle onto a pickup at 9:30 p.m. when it flipped and landed on him in the driveway of his residence on the 700 block of Kaumo‘o Place.

Kaluna was pronounced dead at Kaua‘i Veterans Memorial Hospital from injuries he sustained in the accident.

Kaluna had just finished serving prison time for manslaughter, according to police records.


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