Moped rider critically injured in Makiki crash

A 34-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition following a crash in Makiki Wednesday night.

It happened at around 7:48 p.m. at the intersection of Wilder Avenue and Keeaumoku Street.

According to police, a truck was traveling west on Wilder Avenue and made a left turn at the intersection, directly into the path of a moped traveling east on Wilder Avenue.

The moped hit the truck, and its rider was thrown onto the road, police said.

Police don’t know if speed, drugs, or alcohol were factors in the crash.

Keeaumoku Street was shut down in both directions from Wilder Avenue to Lunalilo Street until about 9:40 p.m.

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