One Dead, Another Injured in Maui Car Accident

MAALAEA (KHNL) -- One person is dead and another is in critical conditon following a single car accident on Maui over the weekend.

According to police, 34-year-old Kovack Haole was headed towards Wailuku on North Kihei Road Saturday when he lost control of his car and struck a utility pole.

Haole died at the scene.  A 41-year-old passenger was taken to Maui Memorial Medical Center where he remains in critical condition.

This is Maui County's fourth fatal vehicle crash this year.