A 59-year-old man died Monday night after he was struck by a van while riding his bicycle in Waianae.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Waianae Valley Road and Niihau Street. At approximately 10:50 p.m., police said a 53-year-old Waianae man was traveling south in a 2004 Honda van on Waianae Valley Road.
The victim, also from Waianae, was riding his bicycle when he disregarded a stop sign on Niihau Street and entered Waianae Valley Road, directly into the path of the vehicle, police said.
Police said 59-year-old man was struck by the van and thrown from his bicycle.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. Positive identification is pending.
Speed and alcohol were not involved.
This was the first traffic-related fatality on Oahu compared to two at the same time last year.