Kanoa’imipono Gladden dies in fatal South Kona car crash – Saturday November 13, 2021

South Kona car crash death of Kevin Kanoa’imipono Gladden – Obituary

22-year-old Captain Cook man, Kevin Kanoa’imipono Gladden, has died in a fatal South Kona car crash that occurred on Saturday, November 13, 2021. It occurred at the intersection of Mamalahoa Highway and Napo’opo’o Road at about 5:55 a.m.

According to official reports, Kevin was driving a blue 2017 Tacoma pickup when he veered over the double yellow lines and collided with a 2016 Ford F-250 waste vehicle.

Gladden sustained severe injuries in the accident and was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead later. The occupants of the Ford sustained injuries and were treated and released.

The accident remains under the accident.