Crash in Hauula leaves a 54-year-old woman critically injured

Crash in Hauula leaves a 54-year-old woman critically injured
(Source: Hawaii News Now file)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -A woman is in critical condition after a crash in the Hauula area Saturday morning.

Police say it happened just after 5:45 a.m. on Kamehameha Highway.

A 54-year-old woman was heading north at a high rate of speed when she lost control around a bend in the road. The woman then hit a telephone pole, police said.

She was hospitalized in critical condition.

Speed was an apparent factor, but police aren’t yet sure if drugs or alcohol contributed.

The investigation is ongoing.

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