Car crashes into tree, closes Hawaii Kai road

A 29-year-old man was taken to the hospital in serious condition on Thursday morning after he lost control of his car and collided with a tree on Kawaihae Street in Hawaii Kai.

The accident happened at approximately 6:00 a.m.

Paramedics say the man was driving his white sport utility vehicle at a high rate of speed when he lost control and struck a tree.

Honolulu police closed Kawaihae St. due to the auto accident and advised motorists to utilize Hawaii Kai Dr. instead.

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