Man hit by tree branch in Wahiawa dies

Tree branch at Leilehua Golf Course
Tree branch at Leilehua Golf Course

A 55-year-old man is dead after a large tree branch fell and hit him on the head.

The incident happened at about 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at Leilehua Golf Course.

According to Honolulu police, the man was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition, where he died.

On Thursday, the Honolulu Medical Examiner’s office identified the victim as Shigeru Iwamoto of Japan.

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