POSTED: 10:06 a.m. HST, Aug 4, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 11:15 a.m. HST, Aug 4, 2014
Traffic on the H-1 freeway near the Kaonohi street overpass in Aiea was disrupted briefly Monday morning while police search for a man who escaped from a police car.
Police said the suspect was being taken to the hospital at 7:50 a.m. when he got out of the police car on the H-1 freeway in the westbound lane.
Traffic was closed down in both directions for about a half-hour while police searched for the suspect.
The suspect was recaptured and taken to the hospital.