Police: Man may have suffered a medical condition before crash on Kahekili Highway

Police: Man may have suffered a medical condition before crash on Kahekili Highway
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -A 55-year-old man was taken to a hospital in critical condition Friday afternoon.

Honolulu police said the man may have suffered some sort of medical condition while behind the wheel which likely led to the crash.

Around 2:30 p.m. Friday, the man was heading south on Kahekili Highway when his Toyota drifted over the center line. He sideswiped a 2014 Nissan pick up truck, driven by a 72-year-old man heading in the opposite direction.

The 72-year-old was uninjured. The driver of the Toyota continued on and struck a guardrail.

Emergency crews responded and the man was hospitalized in critical condition for further treatment.

Police said speed, drugs and alcohol were not factors in the crash.

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