Hawaii Police Department
Traffic Enforcement Unit
Sergeant Christopher D. Gali
February 10, 2008
Report No. C08004715
Media Release (Update)
Police traffic investigators have identified a 52-year-old Pahoa man who died Saturday (February 9) from injuries he received in a two-vehicle traffic collision at the intersection of Hawaii Belt Road (Route 11) and Kukui Camp Road in Mountain View.
The victim was identified as Allan K. Kalua of a Pahoa address.
Kalua was the operator of a 1986 Honda two-door sedan and traveling north on the Hawaii Belt Road when he rear-ended a 1987 Ford pickup truck that was stopped on the highway to make a left turn onto Kukui Camp Road.
The driver of the Ford, a 26-year-old Mountain View man was not injured.
Police ask anyone with information about this crash to call Officer Andres Fojas at 961-8889.
This is the fifth traffic fatality on the Big Island this year compared with six at this time last year.