21-year-old man dies in motorcycle accident in Kaneohe

21-year-old man dies in motorcycle accident in Kaneohe
All westbound lanes of Farrington Hwy fronting Kahe Power Plant are closed due to a fallen telephone pole. (Image: Hawaii News Now)

HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - On Friday night, a 21-year old motorcyclist died in a crash on the H-3 freeway.

At 11:45 p.m. Honolulu Police say the 21-year-old male was driving at a high speed when he lost control and drifted onto the shoulder area of the road.

The man collided with a guardrail just past the Likelike off ramp in Kaneohe. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD says that speed has been determined as a factor in the accident, but it is unknown whether alcohol was involved.

The man was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision.This was the 14th traffic fatality this year.

Honolulu Police are still investigating the accident.

This story will be updated.

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