A 63-year-old man died Wednesday in an all-terrain vehicle accident in the Green Sands Beach area of Kau, according to Big Island police.
The victim has been identified as Keith Leonatti of Naalehu.
Police said Leonatti was driving his ATV on a private, four-wheel-drive gravel road sometime after 12 p.m. Family members later found him unresponsive and trapped under the ATV about 40 minutes later.
Leonatti was pronounced dead at the Hilo Medical Center around 8 p.m.
An autopsy has been ordered to determine Leonatti’s official cause of death.
Anyone with information is asked to call (808) 935-3311.
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