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Moped rider critically injured after crashing into pickup truck in Makiki

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A 34-year-old moped rider was critically injured after crashing into a pickup truck in Makiki on Wednesday night, Honolulu police said.

The crash happened around 7:50 p.m. on Wilder Avenue near Makiki District Park.

Police said the moped rider crashed into the truck that was turning left onto Keeaumoku Street. He was ejected onto the road.

Emergency Medical Services said the moped rider was not wearing a helmet and that he suffered life-threatening injuries.

The 23-year-old driver of the truck was not injured.

HPD closed Keeaumoku Street, between Wilder Avenue and Lunalilo Street, but all lanes have since been reopened.

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