Wailuku man charged in two-year-old car crash

WAILUKU — A Makawao man is charged with first-degree negligent injury in connection with a crash two years ago that caused serious injury to a passenger.

Justin Waikiki-Ramos, 21, pleaded not guilty to the charge during his arraignment Tuesday in 2nd Circuit Court.

The crash was reported at 10:55 p.m. July 27, 2015, when a Toyota pickup truck driven by Waikiki-Ramos overturned on Makani Road at Pau Hana Road, according to police. A woman in the bed of the truck suffered serious injury, police said.

Bail for Waikiki-Ramos was set at $5,000, pending a bail hearing Friday.

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