LAUPAHOEHOE, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man was killed when his all-terrain vehicle went off a bridge in Laupahoehoe.
Authorities said the victim was supposed to pick up a friend Saturday night, but never showed up. The friend searched for him Sunday morning, and found him face down in a stream, beneath the ATV. It appeared that the victim drove off the bridge, falling eight to ten feet to the rocky streambed.
Police have classified the case as an accident.
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