Man in critical condition after crash in Waimalu

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man in his late 50's is in critical condition after a multi-vehicle collision on Kamehameha Highway in Waimalu.

Two women were also injured in the collision and were taken to the hospital.

The crash happened around 1 p.m. near Hekaha Street.

Police say the man was driving a gray Jeep on Kamehameha Highway heading to into Honolulu when for some unknown reason he crossed into oncoming traffic and crashed into two cars.

Paramedics say a woman in her mid-60s was hospitalized in serious condition, while a woman in her mid-30s was in fair condition.

Honolulu police did close the westbound lanes of Kamehameha Highway just past Hekaha Street.  Those lanes reopened around 4 p.m.

Copyright 2013 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.