Posts Tagged: Accidents

Army medic in fatal accident identified December 21, 2008 Motorcyclist from fatal collision identified Advertiser Staff The City Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the motorcyclist who died in a crash early Wednesday morning as Bryan Devlin, 24, of Honolulu. Devlin died of multiple blunt force injuries. Polce reports said Devlin was speeding on Kamehameha Highway at about 12:45 a.m. when… Read more »

Federal guard, Army medic die in accident

Federal guard, medic die in Nimitz double fatality By Leila Fujimori POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Dec 18, 2008 When Gregg Gurtiza of Salt Lake failed to arrive home late Tuesday night, his parents were not concerned. Merlin and Karen Gurtiza of Salt Lake thought their youngest of four children had worked a double shift as… Read more »

Two killed in collision near airport December 17, 2008 Two killed in collision near Honolulu Airport Advertiser Staff Two men were killed early today when a speeding motorcycle broadsided a car near Honolulu International Airport, according to police vehicular homicide investigators. The horrific impact of the 12:45 a.m. collision at the intersection of Kamehameha Highway and Camp Catlin Road left… Read more »

Soldier on motorcycle crashes into car, 2 dead

Motorcycle and Car Flip, 2 Killed Written by Tim Sakahara – December 17, 2008 05:06 PM The crash happened at 12:45 Wednesday morning. One man involved lived in Salt Lake. The other is a soldier from Florida. It’s one of the worst crashes police have seen in a while. The Nissan Altima was town… Read more »

Military jet crash in San Diego kills 3 on ground

Military jet crash in San Diego kills 3 on ground By ELLIOT SPAGAT – 3 hours ago SAN DIEGO (AP) – A fighter jet returning to a Marine base after a training exercise crashed in flames in a San Diego neighborhood Monday, killing three people on the ground, leaving one missing and destroying two homes…. Read more »

Fire ruins special forces mini submarine

A six-hour blaze damaged a special-warfare minisub Sunday Navy to start probe of sub fire By Gregg K. Kakesako POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 11, 2008 The Navy will begin investigating today a battery fire that damaged the nation’s only special-warfare minisub, a costly and problem-plagued stealth boat that was getting a recharge at Pearl… Read more »

Military truck veers, kills woman in head-on crash October 25, 2008 Marine truck veered across lane 57-year-old woman who died at the scene of the crash indentified Advertiser Staff The woman killed in a head-on collision Thursday in Hau’ula has been identified as Vicki Norman, according to the Honolulu Medical Examiner’s office. The 57-year-old Hau’ula resident was driving a silver Chrysler van… Read more »

Marine vehicle caused fatal crash in Hauula

Marine vehicle caused fatal crash in Hauula, police say By Mary Adamski POSTED: 02:51 p.m. HST, Oct 24, 2008 A 57-year-old Hauula woman died yesterday when a 7-ton Marine truck veered across the centerline of Kamehameha Highway and collided head-on with her minivan. The woman, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead the scene,… Read more »

Marine truck crossed center line in fatal accident Woman Killed In Hauula Crash Victim Was Passenger In Head-On Collision With Marine Truck October 24, 2008 PUNALUU, Hawaii — Traffic investigators are looking into what caused a deadly crash in Hauula Thursday afternoon. The head-on crash between a minivan and a military transport truck happened near the corner of Kamehameha Highway and Puhuli… Read more »

Hauula woman, 57, killed in head-on collision with Marine truck

October 23, 2008 Hauula woman, 57, killed in head-on collision Advertiser staff A 57-year-old woman was killed today in Hau‘ula when a seven-ton Marine truck veered across the center line and into the path of her van, according to police. The death is O‘ahu’s 38th traffic fatality of the year and sixth this month. Four… Read more »