Maui teen dies following vehicle crash

KIHEI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Maui teen who was rushed to the hospital in critical condition following a vehicle crash Monday night has died.

According to officials, the incident happened on Wailea Alanui Drive when the 21-year-old driver lost control of the wheel.

Ryan Michael Poulter, 19, was transported to the hospital in critical condition. He was pronounced dead Tuesday morning.

The driver and the 20-year-old passenger were also injured.

Police are investigating whether speed or alcohol were factors in the crash.

This is Maui County's 10th fatality this year, compared to eight at the same time last year.

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