2 accidents slow traffic

A pair of accidents slowed traffic yesterday afternoon, according to the Kaua‘i Police Department and county officials.

KPD dispatch said just before 5 p.m. that an accident at the juncture of Kaumuali‘i Highway and Maluhia Road and another on Koloa Road caused traffic slowdowns but no road closures.

County spokesperson Mary Daubert made a public announcement that westbound traffic in the vicinity of the Knudsen Gap was moving slowly.

Officials had no further information on the incidents as of press time.


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