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Motorcycle accident seriously injures man on Moanalua Freeway on-ramp

By Star-Advertiser staff

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A 27-year-old man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash on the Moanalua Freeway on-ramp from the Honolulu-bound H-1 Freeway this morning, according to an Emergency Medical Services report.

The accident happened at about 8:30 a.m., according to the Honolulu Police traffic incidents website.

No other vehicles were involved and the man was wearing a helmet, paramedics said.







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allie wrote:
slow down out there
on September 15,2013 | 09:49AM
BoneDry wrote:
allie does the story indicate that speed was a factor? At that hour with the lack of details it could have been a hazard on the road, the rider could have swerved to avoid something thrown from a car or he could have lost control because he missed a shift. For someone who CLAIMS to be a UH student (which pretty much everyone knows is not true) you display a conspicuous lack of insight and intelligence among other things. Perhaps if you were as quick to judge and jump to conclusions about yourself you could be doing much better with your life than being the resident SA Troll.
on September 15,2013 | 10:59AM
inverse wrote:
Because in all probability, these type of one person accidents, especially a 27 yr old on an on ramp at 8:30am Sunday morning when almost every else is sleeping and traffic on the freeway would be non-existent, the most likely cause is speeding. Even if the rider missed a shift it should have not caused a serious crash unless the guy was trying to accelerate at maximum rate and shifting at redline.
on September 15,2013 | 12:35PM
RetiredWorking wrote:
I wish there was more information. With no traffic around, this is an easy junction where you can merge at 45mph and accelerate to the 50-mph limit. Was the road wet? Driver inattention? Medical issues?
on September 15,2013 | 05:05PM
BoneDry wrote:
quite the contrary inverse, I ride the area and at that time of the morning it can easily be another drive that the rider had to swerve to avoid, someone throwing their soft drink cup with ice out a window right into the riders path or any number of other hazards or the rider might have fallen asleep while riding. Speed is the easiest cause to determine and clearly was NOT identified here.
on September 15,2013 | 05:43PM
RetiredWorking wrote:
IRT inverse, if the crash occured @ 430am, I'd agree with you. At 830am, hundreds of thousands of Oahu residents are already awake. Thousands of cars on the road already.
on September 16,2013 | 02:02AM
foursun wrote:
evidently inverse sleeps all day and does not know that there is traffic in that area about 8:30am
on September 16,2013 | 03:03AM
foursun wrote:
allie I see you make this mistake quite frequently. There is no statement about the crash being speed related and you don't have to be going very fast on a motorcycle for any crash to have serious repercussions. Perhaps you are dyslexic? I would suggest you get checked and undergo training. I can say from experience it does help alot. If you are not dyslexic then perhaps several courses in reading comprehension would be in order?
on September 16,2013 | 03:21AM
foursun wrote:
allie I'm sure the fact that someone was seriously injured does not bother you one bit.
on September 16,2013 | 03:51AM
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