Lahaina man dies after moped crash

Lahaina man dies after moped crash

LAHAINA, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Lahaina man died Thursday after crashing his moped into a curb, according to the Maui Police Department.

According to police, Richard Bryan Lujan, 58, was traveling south on Honoapiilani Highway just past Shaw Street at around 10:20 p.m. when he struck the raised curb near the roadway and fell off the moped.

Investigators said he was not wearing a helmet at the time.

Police are investigating whether speed, drugs and alcohol are factors.

This is Maui County's 17th traffic fatality for 2015 as compared to 17 at this time last year.

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