1 dead; 3 critically injured in Ewa Beach crash

Published On: Nov 20 2012 01:59:35 PM HST
Updated On: Nov 21 2012 03:17:28 PM HST

Police say speed and alcohol were factors in fatal Ewa crash.

EWA BEACH, Hawaii -

Honolulu police say one person is dead and three others were in critical condition after a multiple vehicle crash in Ewa Beach Tuesday afternoon.

Police say Kaimalie Street was closed between Fort Weaver Road and Kaipu Street.  The crash happened just after 1:30 p.m.

Investigators say they believe alcohol and speed were factors in the crash.

Police say a GMC Envoy that was traveling on Kaimalie Street crossed the center line and collided head-on with a Porsche sports utility vehicle.  The Envoy then struck a parked van and a pole.

A traffic detective at the scene said three teenagers, two boys and 1 girl, were in the Envoy.  A 14-year-old girl in the Envoy died, according to police.  A woman in her 40s was driving the SUV.

Earlier, Emergency Medical Services officials said the 14-year-old girl was hospitalized in extremely critical condition, a 16-year-old boy was in critical condition, with a A 14-year-old boy and a 41-year-old woman were both in serious condition.

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