On Thursday, September 19, 2019 at approximately 7:08 p.m., a Motor Vehicle Collision occurred at the intersection of Dairy Road and Hukilike Street in Kahului. The collision occurred as a white 2015 Hyundai Sonata 4-door sedan, operated by a 41-year old male from Lakewood, Colorado, was traveling northeast on Dairy Road when he negotiated a left turn onto Hukilike Street. A blue 2016 Daixi Zhenhua moped, operated by a 40-year old male from Kahului, traveling southwest within the inner lane of Dairy Road, collided into the passenger side of the Hyundai.
The operator of the moped, was not wearing a helmet, and was transported to the Maui Memorial Medical Center Emergency Room in critical life-threatening condition.
The operator of the Hyundai was wearing his seatbelt and was not injured in the collision.
The involvement of speed, drugs, and alcohol are still pending, as the investigation is ongoing.