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Update: Big Island Road Reopens After Blocked by Downed Tree, Power Lines

July 28, 2021, 10:26 PM HST
* Updated July 29, 6:13 AM
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UPDATE:

At 12:57 a.m., authorities sent an email indicating both lanes were open on Kahana Drive in Ahualoa.

ORIGINAL STORY:

The Hawai´i County Police Department has issued a road closure message for the Big Island.

Both lanes of Kahana Drive are closed in Ahualoa, approximately 400 yards east of the Old Māmalahoa Highway intersection, due to a downed tree and power lines.

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No timetable has been issued for the road’s reopening. Use Kalehua Road as an alternative route.

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