HONOLULU (KHON2) — Kamehameha Highway northbound lanes were closed from Ka Uka Boulevard to Lanikuhana.

Honolulu Police said the closure was due to a motor vehicle accident near Kipapa Gulch.

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Police were asking drivers to avoid the area.

The Honolulu Fire Department was also on scene.

Emergency Medical Services also responded to the incident around 7:06 p.m.

EMS said that it was a head on collision which left a 60-year-old man and a 29-year-old man in serious condition.

The 29-year-old was transferred to an area hospital and the 60-year-old is in the trauma hospital.

According to EMS, a medium sized truck was traveling northbound when he lost control of his vehicle and hit a 4-door sedan in oncoming traffic.

The truck driver got himself out of the car but the 60-year old sedan driver was extricated by HFD.

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According to HPD, the road is now open.