Colorado visitor killed in Turtle Bay moped crash

Fatal crash near Turtle Bay
Fatal crash near Turtle Bay

A visitor from Colorado was killed  a moped accident near the Turtle Bay Resort.

The incident happened just after 2 p.m. Sunday on Kamehameha Highway in front of the resort.

Police say the woman and her husband were pulling out from Turtle Bay to head north on Kamehameha Highway. The woman made a wide turn, into the southbound lane and she crashed into a truck head-on.

According to police, the woman in her 20s was rushed to the hospital, where she later died.

Honolulu police have closed Kamehameha Highway fronting the Turtle Bay Resort while they investigated.

All lanes were reopened at about 5:15 p.m.

The medical examiner has identified her as 24-year-old Kelli Allen.

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