A man killed early Friday in a single-car crash on Kauai has been identified as 25-year-old Rico Yap of Lihue. Kauai police say at about 3:50 a.m. Friday, Yap was traveling westbound on Rice Street when his pickup drifted off the road, sideswiped a utility pole and struck another pole in front of the Kauai Museum. Yap was taken to Wilcox Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. This was Kauai's second traffic fatality for the year.
Posted Saturday, March 15th 2014 @ 8am