- Hawaii Police Department - http://www.hawaiipolice.com -
Industrial fatality 06-02-06
HAWAII POLICE DEPARTMENT
SOUTH HILO PATROL
CAPTAIN LARRY WEBER
JUNE 2, 2006
Police do not suspect foul play in a fatal public accident at a construction site last month.
South Hilo patrol officers responded to the accident at Komohana and Nowelo Streets in Hilo around 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2006.
Witnesses reported that Travis Patterson, 27, of Pahoa was fatally injured when he was pinned between a building “I-beam” and the man lift basket he was operating. He was transported to Hilo Medical Center and pronounced dead.
Police have classified the case as an industrial accident.
# # #
Article printed from Hawaii Police Department: http://www.hawaiipolice.com
URL to article: http://www.hawaiipolice.com/industrial-fatality-06-02-06
Copyright © 2014 Hawaii Police Department. All rights reserved.