20-year-old Hunter Otani of Kula dies in fatal in Kahului on Maui – Friday, August 20, 2021 

Kahului Car Crash of Hunter Otani – Obituary

20-year-old Hunter Otani of Kula has been named as the person killed in a fatal Kahului car crash on Maui on Friday, August 20, 2021. The wreck occurred when Otani was struck be a 2004 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck as he was working in the middle lane.

Otani was left with serious injuries and was rushed to Maui Memorial Medical Center, where he passed on in the late hours of Friday, August 20. The pick-up driver did not sustain any injuries.

The investigation is ongoing as police wait for toxicological test results.

Police say a major contributing factor could be the fact that the crew did not have adequate signs laced at the worksite.

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