Woman dies in motorcycle crash on Pali Highway

KAILUA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A woman in her 20s died Saturday after a motorcycle crash on the Pali Highway.

According to Bryan Cheplic, spokesman for the city's Emergency Management Services Department, the crash happened at 12:43 p.m. near the S-curve on the Kailua side of the Pali tunnel and involved several motorcycles. Cheplic said the woman was taken in critical condition to the trauma center, where she later died. A man in his 20s was also injured, and was taken to the trauma center in serious condition.

Police closed all town bound lanes of the highway at Castle Junction for several hours while they investigated. The highway was reopened shortly after 3 p.m.

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