UPDATE: Kea‘au-Pahoa Highway Closed Until Further Notice
UPDATE 6:40 p.m.
The Hawai‘i Police Department reports that Highway 130 near the Kea‘au Transfer Station is now open in both directions.
UPDATE 5 p.m.
News sources report that the road is closed to a fatal vehicle accident.
ORIGINAL POST 4:18 p.m.
Highway 130—the Kea‘au-Pahoa Highway—is closed in both directions at the Kea‘au transfer station. Motorists are advised to use the Road 8/Ainaloa Boulevard emergency access route until further notice.