Man dies after 30 ft. fall in Makiki

Man dies after 30 ft. fall in Makiki

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The 55-year-old man who was rushed to a nearby trauma hospital in critical condition Friday after falling from a scaffolding in Makiki has died.

A medical examiner said that the victim, Can Yang of Honolulu, was pronounced dead Saturday morning at Queen's Hospital.

According to emergency responders, the victim fell approximately 30 feet. The incident happened at 10:45 a.m. on Matlock Avenue Friday.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

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