Police seek witnesses to Honomu crash
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating witnesses to a serious traffic collision Sunday on Highway 19 near the Akaka Falls Road junction in Honomu.
The 9:53 a.m. crash involved head-on crash between a Pontiac Vibe traveling southbound and a Toyota Camry traveling northbound.
The driver of the Pontiac, a 20-year-old Honomu woman, was taken to Hilo Medical Center with serious injuries, as were the driver of the Toyota, a 67-year-old Hilo woman, and her two passengers, a 69-year-old Hilo man and a 75-year-old Hilo woman.
Police have initiated negligent injury investigations in connection with this crash.
Police ask anyone with information about this case to call Officer Gabriel Wilson at 961-2213 or the Police Department’s nonemergency line at 935-3311.
Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.
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