Teen bicyclist in critical condition following accident in Kalihi

A teenage boy  is in critical condition after the bicycle he was riding crashed into a vehicle in Kalihi.

The incident happened just after 7 p.m. Friday near the Oahu Community Correctional Center.

Honolulu police say two boys, ages 12 and 14, were riding west along the highway when a truck making a left turn onto Laumaka Street hit the 12 year-old.

Honolulu police say the 12-year-old was then taken the Queen’s Medical Center.

Police say speed and alcohol are not factors in the collision.

Kamehameha Highway was closed near Puuhale Road for a couple hours while police investigated.

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