Man dies in Leeward moped accident - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Man dies in Leeward moped accident

WAIANAE (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man was killed in west Oahu Monday night after a moped crash near Waianae District Park. Police say a 36-year-old moped driver lost control when he hit a light pole around 10:00 PM.

Paramedics rushed him to the hospital in critical condition with severe head trauma. He was later pronounced dead. He was not wearing a helmet. Police say speed may be a factor in the crash but it is unknown if alcohol was involved.

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