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Oahu man gets 20-year prison sentence in deadly 2017 DUI crash in Makaha

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Puletua Wilson

An Oahu jury found 29-year-old Puletua Wilson guilty of one count of manslaughter today, after a 2017 DUI incident that caused the death of his passenger Troy Kaho’oilihala.

A judge today sentenced former Waianae High School star quarterback Puletua Wilson to up to 20 years in prison for the 2017 death of 21-year-old, Troy Kaho'oilihala Junior.

HONOLULU (KITV4) -- An Oahu man who was found guilty of manslaughter during a drunk driving incident in 2017 has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

Puletua Wilson, 29, was speeding on Farrington Highway in Makaha when he veered off the road and slammed into a parked truck, sending his vehicle airborne and onto the beach.

Oahu jury find man guilty of manslaughter after 2017 DUI crash causes death of his passenger

A judge today sentenced former Waianae High School star quarterback Puletua Wilson to up to 20 years in prison for the 2017 death of 21-year-old, Troy Kaho'oilihala Junior.