Moped driver killed in crash on Nimitz Highway on Oahu identified

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Honolulu Medical Examiner has identified the moped rider who was killed in a crash on Nimitz Highway on Oahu as 42-year-old Lance Watarai of Waipahu.

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It happened at about 11:40 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8 on Nimitz Highway westbound.

Police say the 42-year-old moped driver lost control and crashed into a street light.

This is the 3rd traffic fatality in 2021 compared to 0 at the same time in 2020.

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