Head-on crash on Kapiolani Boulevard leaves motorcyclist dead

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KAKAAKO, HI – Honolulu police said a man was killed when his motorcycle was involved in an accident on Thursday afternoon.

According to Hawaii News Now, the incident occurred on Kapiolani Boulevard near Ward Avenue in the Kakaako area.

Investigators determined that the motorcycle rider was going east at a high rate of speed at about 4:30 p.m. and hit a car that was making a left turn from the westbound lanes.  The motorcycle then entered the westbound lanes and crashed into another vehicle head-on.

The motorcyclist, who was not wearing a helmet, was ejected from the bike and was pronounced dead after being taken to an area hospital.  He was 25 years old.  There was no word on whether anyone else was injured in the crash.

Speed appeared to have been a contributing factor in the incident, according to investigators.

Have you or a loved one been the victim of a motorcycle accident on the roads of Hawaii? If so, the Recovery Law Center is here to protect your legal rights. Our experienced Hawaii motorcycle accident lawyer can help you obtain compensation for medical costs, lost income, and other accident-related expenses.  To schedule a free consultation where we can review your case, call us at (808) 427-3088 or contact us online.

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