Skateboarder in Critical Condition Following Kea`au Crash

Hawai`i County Fire Department crews responded to a vehicle-pedestrian accident along Highway 11 in Kea`au on Tuesday.

HFD crews arrived on scene just before 7:30 p.m. to find a male skateboarder in critical condition. He was transported to Hilo Medical Center.

The driver was uninjured and did want medical treatment, per HFD.

No additional details were immediately available.