Maui News

25-year-old Man Critically Injured in Lahaina Moped Crash

December 20, 2015, 7:06 AM HST
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio... Article will play after ad...
Playing in :00

On Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015 at approximately 11:23 p.m., a motor vehicle crash occurred on the Honoapiʻilani Highway at Dickenson Street.

Police say the crash occurred as a moped, traveling north on the highway before Dickenson Street, struck the raised curb on the east shoulder of the roadway.

According to police reports, the 25 year old male operator of the moped was ejected off of the moped and was critically injured.

A preliminary police investigation revealed that the operator of the moped was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Police say the involvement of speed, drugs, and alcohol are still pending as the investigation is ongoing.

Make the most of your Maui vacation with these top-rated activities: Maui Top 20: Maui Visitor & Tourism Information
E-Mail Newsletters Receive daily or weekly updates via e-mail. Subscribe Now
News Alerts Breaking news alerts on your mobile device. Get the App


This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments