Quantcast

Monday, July 28, 2014         

 Print   Email   Comment | View 2 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Man killed in motorcycle crash near Waiawa is identified

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 02:03 a.m. HST, Apr 29, 2014



A 24-year-old Wahiawa man is dead and three other people were injured following three separate motorcycle and moped accidents Sunday.

Speed is considered a possible factor in the death of  Thomas Lund who was killed when the 2014  Kawasaki motorcycle he was driving crashed into an utility pole along Mililani Cemetery Road around 3:42 p.m. Sunday.

The Medical Examiner's Office will conduct an autopsy.

Lund was traveling south on the Mililani Cemetery Road near the Waiawa Prison Road when he crossed the center line. When the motorcyclist saw an oncoming car, police said, he tried to get back into his lane, but lost control of his bike. The motorcyclist skid on the gravel on the shoulder of the road and hit a pole.

Paramedics took Lund to the Pali Momi Medical Center, where he died.

This was Oahu's 23 traffic death, compared to 24 at the same time a year ago.

Earlier Sunday, at 11:45 a.m., a woman in her 20s was critically injured when the moped she was operating collided with a truck on the North Shore, according to an Emergency Medical Services report.

EMS said the incident happened near 59-055 Kahae Road in Pupukea.

Also Sunday, just after 5 p.m., a man and woman, both 23, were injured in a motorcycle crash on the H-1 freeway's eastbound Kalihi onramp.

Paramedics took both victims to hospital in stable condition.







 Print   Email   Comment | View 2 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

COMMENTS
(2)
You must be subscribed to participate in discussions
By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. Because only subscribers are allowed to comment, we have your personal information and are able to contact you. If your comments are inappropriate, you may receive a warning, and if you persist with such comments you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email commentfeedback@staradvertiser.com.
Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment.
serious wrote:
All those suicides and our Legislators won't touch a helmet law. Why?????
on April 28,2014 | 12:38PM
PTF wrote:
Earlier reports had this motorcyclist wearing a helmet. A helmet didn't save his life if he sustained other bodily injuries.
on April 29,2014 | 06:39AM
IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
Bionic Reporter
Needing a new knee

Warrior Beat
Monday musings

Small Talk
Burning money

Political Radar
On policy

Warrior Beat
Apple fallout

Wassup Wit Dat!
Can You Spock ‘Em?

Warrior Beat
Meal plan