Moped rider in critical condition after crash in Kalaeloa

KALAELOA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A moped rider was critically injured in a crash Saturday in Kalaeloa.

Traffic investigators say the 63-year old Ewa Beach man was riding his moped south on Coral Sea Road near San Jacinto Road just after 1:30 p.m. when he lost control and collided with a concrete barrier.

The man was ejected from his bike and landed on the shoulder.

He was rushed to the Queen's Medical Center in critical condition.

Police say alcohol and drugs are not likely factors.

Speed may be a factor in the crash.

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