Accident Causes Damage to Alae Cemetery Plots

Early Wednesday morning a vehicle accident caused damage to approximately 15 plots at Alae Cemetery.

The County of Hawai`i issued information on the incident Friday and noted that the Hawai‘i Police Department is investigating the incident.

The damaged plots are located in “Section B” near the front of the cemetery.

Department of Parks and Recreation staff are attempting to contact the families of the damaged/disturbed plots to notify them of the incident and the department is asking families with plots in the area of the incident to visit the cemetery and contact us if they notice damage to their plot.

The Department of Parks and Recreation also encourages anyone who may have witnessed the accident to call police at the non-emergency number of 935-3311.