Hilo School Tsunami Drill Underway; Expect Delays

October 23, 2019, 8:41 AM HST
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Students at Chiefess Kapi‘olani School in Hilo will be crossing Kino‘ole Street by the Department of Aging this morning as part of a tsunami drill.

The drill started at 8 a.m. and will continue until complete.

Hawai‘i County Police will be on-hand to assist students and ensure traffic flows smoothly. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and expect delays.


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