submit a death
Sara Sutton (18) was found dead in a car that apparently ran off the road and struck a macadamia nut tree
Published: Oct 18, 2009 @ 1:44 PM
Sara Sutton (18)
Oct 13, 2009
Cause of Death:
view their profile
An 18 year old Hilo woman was found dead in a car that had apparently ran off the road and struck a macadamia nut tree sometime between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.
Police responded to an 8:27 a.m. Wednesday morning call, reporting a crashed car with a deceased driver on Maikalani Drive in the vicinity of Amauulu Street in the rural land area on the north side of the Wailuku River. The victim was identified as Sara Sutton.
Police say they determined that Sutton, the driver and sole occupant of the 2000 Honda two-door sedan, had been traveling west on Maikalani Drive when she ran off the right side of the road just west of Kupulani Street. Sutton struck a macadamia nut tree sometime between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 8:27 a.m. Wednesday. Police say Sutton was wearing a seat belt.
Sutton was taken to Hilo Medical Center, where she was officially pronounced dead at 10:22 a.m.
Traffic Enforcement Unit officers have initiated a coroner's inquest case and have ordered an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death, and police believe that speed and alcohol may have been factors in the crash.
Police ask anyone who has information about Sutton's activities Tuesday evening to call Officer Clarence Davies at 961-8118 or the Police Department's non-emergency line at 935-3311. Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.
18 year old Hilo woman dies in one-vehicle crash
go back to article archive list
article loaded in 16 ms
India Chapple (26) was stabbed to death by her estranged partner
In a preliminary hearing Monday, Judge Russell Canan ordered Tracy Mathis to be held without bond after the court found probable cause to believe the charge of second-degree murder. Mathis is suspected of stabbing and killing India Chapple in his home on April 19 in Southeast Washington.
Connele Pabo (13) and his mother Ann were beaten to death by Connele's father
Ann Pabo didn't know how to make a race car out of wood. But when her son, Connele, then a second-grader and Cub Scout, needed a Pinewood Derby car, she did her best.
Ernest Harkum (44) died from multiple stab wounds
Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide which occurred in the 900 block of Barnaby Street, Southeast.
Alajawan Brown (12) was shot by a member of the Blood Pirus gang who mistook him for a Crip
Oftentimes, we photojournalists find ourselves in an odd confluence of events, for better or worse. For me, this is one of the better experiences. Here's a little insight to how I made the picture - and a follow up with the effect.
Gekobe Hunter (16) collapsed and died while playing basketball
Students and faculty at Claiborne Parish's Homer High School are mourning the loss of a fellow student who died unexpectedly Thursday afternoon while at school.
Copyright © 2009 MyDeathSpace.com