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Update: Some Power Restored After Outage in Pāhoa

May 27, 2021, 10:37 AM HST
* Updated May 27, 12:49 PM
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UPDATE: As of 12:20 p.m., Hawaiian Electric reports some power has been restored to customers in the areas of 1220p Kapoho/Pāhoa Rd/Vacationland/Nanwale Estates.

The outage is a result of a tree branch in power lines. Officials say some customers remain without power until crews complete repairs.

Hawaiian Electric reported a power outage in the Kapoho/Pāhoa Rd/Vacationland/Nanwale Estates areas this morning, May 27.

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As of 10 a.m., 1,943 customers were without power. Crews have responded to the scene and more information will be provided as it becomes available.

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