MOLOKAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Maui County officials have identified the woman involved in a fatal accident Thursday afternoon in Kaunakakai.
Authorities say Patricia Bevins died after a van collided into the rear of her motorized scooter on Kamehameha V Highway near Kapaakea Loop.
After a preliminary investigation, police say both were traveling east on within the east-bound lane of the roadway when the crash happened.
The 69-year-old woman was transported to the Molokai General Hospital where she later died.
The driver of the van, a 60-year-old Kaunakakai man, was uninjured in the incident.
Police are continuing to investigate the crash and no arrests have been made. It is unknown if speed and/or alcohol were involved.