A fourth French tourist, the driver, was taken to Maui Memorial Medical Center in serious but stable condition, said Sharon Ringsven, a ranger at Haleakala National Park.
It may have hit the opposite-side embankment and rolled back into the gulch," Ringsven
said there had been a similar accident at that same spot three or four years ago, with no injuries.
A passing motorist reported yesterday's accident.When authorities arrived, they found the driver, a man in his
60s, walking around outside the car, Ringsven
The three people killed were in the car - a woman in her
60s, and a man and woman in their 30s.
It was not known if they were wearing seat belts.
The people are French nationals and part of larger tour group of about a dozen other people who were exploring the park in separate vehicles yesterday, Ringsven