POSTED: 1:52 p.m. HST, Mar 13, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 9:01 p.m. HST, Mar 13, 2011
Police reopened both directions of Kalanianaole Highway between Makai Pier and the Hawaii Kai Golf Course this afternoon after a mo-ped rider was killed in a crash near Baby Makapuu Beach.
Paramedics described the rider as a man in his 50s who was traveling with other mo-ped riders.
The highway was reopened just before 3:30 p.m. today.
South-bound traffic had been turned back at Makai Pier and north-bound traffic was turned around at the golf course, police said.
The closure was reported just after 1:20 p.m. today.