Motorcycle crash on the Moanalua H-1 Freeway

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Honolulu Police Department (HPD) closed the Moanalua H-1 Freeway, Exit 1A Airport off-ramp on Thursday morning, due to a motorcycle accident.

According to HPD, a 22-year-old male motorcyclist entered the H-1 Freeway on-ramp and came around the bend in the roadway where he lost control and traveled onto the shoulder of the roadway, at which time he dropped the motorcycle and was ejected onto the roadway.

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He was not wearing a helmet and was taken to the nearest hospital in critical condition. The incident happened around 2:20 a.m. and the off-ramp reopened at approximately 4:30 a.m.

HPD said neither speed, drugs, or alcohol appear to be contributing factors. Honolulu Police are still investigating the scene.

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