Big Island Road Closure

May 17, 2021, 11:56 AM HST
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Damaged sewer lines have closed a portion of a major Big Island road.

The Hawai´i Police Department reports Highway 19 is currently closed in both directions so that crews can repair the lines between mile marker 6 and mile marker 7 near Papaikou. 

The Old Mamalahoa Highway is available as a detour. 

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