Kuhio highway on Kauai reopened after fatal motorcycle crash

Kauai officials say a motorcyclist was heading north on Kuhio highway when he was struck by a car turning left onto Lanikai Street from the highway.

The crash happened on Kuhio highway fronting Kintaro Restaurant around 5 p.m.

The 52-year-old man from Kapaa was transported to Wilcox Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

According to Kauai Police he was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

The driver of the car was a 82-year-old woman of Kapaa.

Officials transported her to Wilcox Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Kuhio highway is now reopened.



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