Car Crash Arrest


Police arrested a Kekaha woman in connection to a 3-car crash.  Police say 50-year-old Helen Santiago was taken into custody after the crash that closed Kaumualii Highway on Monday.  Investigators say a 2019 white Nissan side-swiped a 2016 Toyota heading west.  The Nissan reportedly continued to cross the center line, colliding head-on with a 2011 Toyota truck.  A passenger in the 2016 Toyota was taken to Wilcox hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  Santiago faces charges of operating a vehicle while under the influence.