HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Honolulu Police Department closed Farrington Highway, between old Farrington Highway and Kualakai Parkway in Kapolei due to a single-vehicle collision.

The incident was reported on Monday, June 13, at around 8:17 a.m.

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According to the Honolulu Emergency Medical Services, a single-vehicle collided into a rail pillar.

Honolulu firefighters were on the scene at around 8:22 a.m. Firefighters used battery-powered hydraulic rescue tools to extricate a 59-year-old man who was still inside the vehicle.

EMS said the 59-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the accident is unknown at this time. Motorists are asked to use alternate routes.

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Honolulu police are investigating the scene.