A 84-year-old Kailua-Kona Man has died from injuries sustained in a three-vehicle collision in the Kaloko Industrial Area on February 3rd, 2021.
Published by: HIRSC - Hawaii Island (Holualoa) Team
Dear Benjamin Agdeppa,
An update is being provided on Cornell Bruce Linerud, the 84-year-old Kailua-Kona man who died following a three vehicle collision on Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at the intersection of Kamanu Street and Oluwalu Street in Kailua-Kona.
Linerud was pronounced dead on Monday, February 8, 2021, at 5:03 a.m. The results of an autopsy determined that the cause of death was due to the injuries sustained in the traffic collision.
The Area II Traffic Enforcement Unit has initiated a coroner’s inquest investigation and is asking for anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact Officer Kelsey Kobayashi at (808) 326-4646 ext. 229 or email at Kelsey.email@example.com. Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (808) 961-8300.
This is the fifth traffic fatality this year compared to three at this time last year.