LIHU‘E – Motorists can now navigate Kuhio Highway near the Kapaia Road junction following a more than two-hour closure.
The closure became necessary when a vehicle struck a utlity pole at about 1:30 p.m.
Cones have been placed in the area to allow for two-way traffic, a county press release said. Motorists are advised to drive with caution.
A utility crew remains on scene to repair the damaged pole. It is unknown when repairs will be completed.
For updates the public may call the Traffic / Weather line at 808-241-1725