Kekaha Landfill industrial accident results in fatality

KEKAHA — An employee was killed in an industrial accident at the Kekaha Landfill, the county announced Sunday.

The name of the worker was not released pending notification of next of kin. The accident is under investigation, according to a press release from the county.

The landfill was closed Sunday morning and remained closed for the remainder of the day.

The landfill will resume its normal hours of operation today, and will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

No other details were available by press time.


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