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Motorcyclist dies in crash in front of theater; bike hits curb, driver thrown to ground


HONOLULU — Honolulu police say a motorcyclist died when his bike hit a curb and he was thrown off.

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser ( reports the crash occurred early Sunday morning in front of the Diamond Head Theatre.

Police say the 39-year-old man was driving south on Makapuu Avenue and struck a curb. He was taken in critical condition to a hospital, where he died.

Police say speed was a factor in the crash.

Information from: Honolulu Star-Advertiser,

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