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Landslide Closes Lane on Big Island Bridge

March 9, 2021, 7:15 PM HST
* Updated March 9, 11:30 PM
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UPDATE, 11 pm on Tuesday, March 9: All lanes are now open.

Hawai´i County on Tuesday night reported that one lane of Highway 19 is closed near mile marker 16 due to a landslide blocking the Hilo-bound lane. 

The area in question is Hakalau Bridge. Motorists are advised to expect delays and asked to drive with caution.

A list of other Big Island road closures as of Tuesday evening can be found online.

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