LAWAI, Kauai (HawaiiNewsNow) - The victim who died in a single-vehicle crash in Lawai on the Fourth of July has been identified as a 65-year-old woman, authorities said.
Authorities said Marcia Bjornstad, of Kalaheo, was driving her Honda sedan in the northbound direction of Koloa Road at approximately 6 p.m. when she crossed the center line and hit a fence, causing her car to flip over before crashing into a nearby building.
Police said Bjornstad died at the scene.
Officers closed Koloa Road in both directions for a few hours during the investigation.
This is Kauai's sixth traffic fatality of the year.