Police have released pending investigation a 24-year-old Laie man arrested on suspicion of drunk driving and negligent homicide charges. The suspect was driving a car that hit 26-year-old Bernardo Bernard, who was riding a skateboard Kahuku-bound on Kamehameha Highway in Kaaawa. The crash happened 60 feet south of the intersection with Keo Place just after 12:30 a.m. Saturday. Bernard was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say both the driver and Bernard had been drinking.
Posted Monday, May 19th 2014 @ 1pm