Two men are in critical condition after they were involved in a single-car crash in Lihue on Kauai early today.
At approximately 3 a.m., police said a white Nissan sedan driven by a 27-year-old Lawai man was turning onto the eastbound lane of Kaumualii Highway from Nawiliwili Road. He lost control of his car and struck a utility pole along the highway fronting Burger King.
Police said the driver was taken to Wilcox Hospital and his 23-year-old passenger of Koloa was flown to Queen’s Medical Center.
Police said the Nissan sedan was “totaled” in the crash. Officers closed one lane on Nawiliwili Road to investigate and reopened the roadway at approximately 6 a.m.
Police are continuing their investigation.