Near fatal motorcycle crash reported near Kahului Airport

KAHALUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Kihei man sustained life threatening injuries after he crashed his motorcycle early Thursday morning.

According to the Maui Police Department, the crash happened at 1:48 a.m. on Lelepio Street near the Kahului Airport.

Officials say the 31 year old was operating a 2009 Harley-Davidson.

He was not wearing a helmet.

Alcohol, drugs and speed are being considered as factors in the crash.

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