On June 8, 2022, at about 1:35 AM, a critical motor vehicle collision, involving a single motor vehicle, occurred in the area of the H1 Freeway westbound, prior to the Kunia Road off-ramp in the Waipahu area.
It was reported to the Honolulu Police Department, Traffic Division, Vehicular Homicide Section, that an unidentified male motorist was traveling westbound on the H1 Freeway when he veered right onto the shoulder and collided into the guardrail. As a result of the initial collision, the vehicle then crossed three lanes of traffic, collided into the center guardrail, and spun out ejecting the unidentified male motorist onto the side of the roadway.
As a result of the collision, the unidentified male motorist was taken to an area hospital in critical condition.
The unidentified male motorist did not appear to be wearing a seat belt at the time of the collision.
It appears that speed is a factor in this collision. At this time, it is unknown if drugs or alcohol is a contributing factor.
The investigation is ongoing.