Motorcyclist injury snarls traffic for westbound drivers on the H-1 Freeway near Vineyard exit


HONOLULU (KHON2) — Police closed all westbound lanes of the H-1 Freeway prior to the Vineyard off-ramp as they investigated an accident in the area.

The closure was in effect for approximately an hour, which snarled traffic for drivers heading west on Memorial Day.

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Emergency Medical Services reported that they treated a 58-year-old motorcyclist who suffered a leg injury when he was run over by a vehicle.

The incident happened at approximately 1:15 p.m. near the Ward Overpass. Traffic cameras showed police reopening traffic at around 2 p.m.

The man was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

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