Garbage truck driver in fatal crash suffered a heart attack

Kilua Place
Kilua Place

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man died Thursday after a heart attack caused him to lose control of his garbage truck.

According to officials, the crash happened on Kilua Place on Sand Island at about 3 p.m. Thursday.

Police say the 42-year-old Waianae man was seen passed out behind the wheel before he crashed into two unoccupied trucks.

The identity of the driver has not been released.

Police did not specify whether he was operating a city or privately owned garbage truck.-

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