HONOLULU (KHON2) — The City and County of Honolulu announced a road closure on Sunday, May 28.
The road closure was impacting Piʻikoi Street in the Makiki/LowerPunchbowl/Tantalus area.
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According to the report, all northbound traffic on Piʻikoi Street was being rerouted to Hassinger Street.
This reroute was due to a motor vehicle collision that took place. Honolulu Emergency Medical Services indicated that the collision involved two vehicles.
In addition to this closure, the City and County indicated that Piʻikoi Street mauka of Lunalillo Street was also closed.
Emergency responders were waiting for tow truck to arrive.
Motorists were advised to seek alternate routes and to avoid the area when possible.
EMS said they were alerted to the incident at 11:59 a.m.
When they arrived, EMS indicated that paramedics treated two patients from the two-car accident, a 22-year-old woman and 25-year-old man.
The report said that the two patients were inside the rolled over vehicle. They were transported to a local area trauma hospital in stable condition.
The Honolulu Fire Department said that they had their first unit arrive on scene at 12:03 p.m.
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When they arrived, they reported that there was one vehicle resting on its hood and that all the occupants of that vehicle had exited upon arrival.
All roads are now open.