Teenager dies in one car accident on Kauai

KEKAHA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A one-vehicle accident in Kekaha, Kauai early Sunday morning has left one dead and one in serious condition.

The accident occurred at approximately 1:00 am in Kekaha on Kaumualii Highway in the vicinity of Manu Road.

A Toyota pickup truck driving westbound crossed the centerline and struck a guardrail on the opposite side of the road.

The driver was ejected and died at the scene.

The passenger was transported to Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waimea.

The two occupants of the vehicle were 17 year old males, and their names are being withheld at this time.  The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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