Woman critically injured in Kailua-Kona crash

Woman apparently sideswiped sedan, collided head-on with semi-trailer

Published  3:04 PM HST Apr 11, 2013

Big Island fire officials say a woman in her late 30s was critically injured after a three-car crash in Kailua-Kona Thursday afternoon.

It happened at around 2:20 p.m. on Kuakini Highway near Akoni Drive.

Fire officials say the woman was driving a truck when she apparently sideswiped a sedan, then collided head-on with a semi-trailer.

She was taken to Kona Community Hospital in critical condition.

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