ATV, Excavator Collide Killing One

An accident at an industrial construction site in Kaupulehu took the life of an individual on Monday.

The Hawai`i Police Department reports that the incident occurred at approximately 11:40 a.m.

An ATV reportedly drove in front of an excavator in an attempt to get the operator’s attention, subsequently resulting in the excavator colliding with the ATV. 

As a result, the ATV operator suffered fatal injuries.

The case is still under investigation victim’s name is not being released at this time. 

HPD officials say an autopsy has been requested.