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UPDATE: Brush Fire Near 35 Mile Marker of Saddle Road

February 5, 2019, 1:45 PM HST
* Updated February 6, 4:18 PM
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UPDATE 2.6.19 4:16 p.m.:The brush fire continues to burn. All roads are open at this time.

UPDATE 4 p.m.: The Hawai‘i Fire Department reports the fire is .8 miles from the Maunakea Access Road. All roads are currently open, however they may close without notice.

ORIGINAL POST: The Hawai‘i County Fire Department reports a brush fire near the 35 mile marker of the Daniel K Inouye Highway also known as Saddle Road.

Due to the Fire the following information is for your convenience:

  • No road closures are in effect at this time but be aware of poor visibility due to smoke.
  • Fire units from County, State, and Federal departments are fighting the fire.
  • Please drive with caution and stay out of the fire area.

You will be kept updated on any changes that may affect your safety.

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