A fiery car crash on Kalanianaole Highway puts an elderly man in serious condition

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — A fiery crash on Kalanianaole Highway puts a 64-year-old man in serious condition Friday, November 15.

The accident closed down the highway around 8:28 p.m. in both directions from Nawiliwili Street to Hanauma Bay, according to the Honolulu Police Department.

The Honolulu Emergency Medical Services arrived on the scene and administered life-saving treatment to the man, who was the driver of a vehicle that drove off of the road. The vehicle then caught on fire.

The patient suffered serious injuries due to the crash and was taken to an area hospital.

The public is advised to expect delays in the area.

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