Motorcyclist critically injured in crash on Kaukonahua Road

Motorcyclist critically injured in crash on Kaukonahua Road

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man was rushed to the hospital Sunday in critical condition following a crash on Kaukonahua Road.

Honolulu police say it happened just before 10 a.m. Kaukonahua was shut down from Wilikina Drive in Wahiawa to Kamehameha Highway in Waialua. It reopened around 12:30 p.m.

A motorcycle driven by a 25-year-old man, crossed the center line and crashed into a Hyundai.

Police said the motorcyclist, who was wearing a helmet, was thrown from the bike and suffered critical injuries to his body.

The driver of the Hyundai, a 38-year-old man who was heading north, was uninjured and remained at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. Police don’t yet know if speed, drugs or alcohol were factors.

This story will be updated.

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