LIHUE, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 55-year-old Kauai County employee died Thursday after a traffic crash happened on Kaumualii Highway, according to the Kauai County.
The other two men were taken to Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.
Traffic safety investigators closed the highway in both directions for about four hours while the investigation took place. Traffic was diverted onto Halewili Road until both lanes were reopened at around 2:30 p.m.