Brush Fire Update

August 15, 2021, 10:05 AM HST
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Hawaii Fire Department, PTA, and DOFAW fire personnel continue to fight the brush fire between the 46 and 48 Mile Markers of Daniel K. Inouye Highway.

Crews remained on scene through the night.

The Fire Department reports Daniel K. Inouye Highway is still closed from the Old Saddle Road junction near the 42 Mile Marker to the Highway 190 junction.

Individuals should continue to use Old Saddle Road as a detour.


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