Police Identify Other Victims of Wednesday’s Crash
by Big Island Now Staff
Police have identified the last two victims of a Wednesday’s head-on collision as 64-year-old Richard Taylor and 56-year-old Trinidad Ballesteros, both of Naalehu.
The two were among five people killed on Highway 11 near Pāhala.
They were the occupants of the 2002 Ford pickup truck, which overturned in the crash and caught fire.
Police said an autopsy determined that they died from the fire. Their identities were confirmed by dental records.