Man in critical condition following motorcycle crash in Kahului

Man in critical condition following motorcycle crash in Kahului
Maui police are investigating a motorcycle crash that left a man critically injured. (Source: Hawaii News Now)

KAHULUI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Speed is believed to be a factor in a crash that left a motorcyclist critically injured in Kahului early Thursday, Maui police said.

The crash happened around 12:25 a.m. on East Kamehameha Avenue at the intersection of Puunene Avenue.

Officers said a 43-year-old man was riding his motorcycle along Kamehameha Avenue when he crashed into a traffic signal pole.

He was taken in critical condition to the Maui Memorial Medical Center.

According to police, he was not wearing a helmet at the time.

It’s not clear if drugs and alcohol were factors in the crash.

The victim has not been identified yet.

This story will be updated.

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