Washington state man killed in moped crash

MAKAPUU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man died Sunday afternoon after a moped crash on Kalanianaole Highway near Sea Life Park.

Honolulu Police said the crash happened shortly before 1 p.m. Sunday, when the moped driven by the 59 year-old Washington state man crossed over the center line and collided with another vehicle. Paramedics transported the man in extremely critical condition to the Castle Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police do not believe speed or alcohol were involved in the crash.

The highway was shut down while officers investigated. It was reopened at around 3:30 p.m.

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