Traffic Collision Closes Highway 190

August 16, 2021, 9:06 PM HST
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Highway 190 is closed in both directions in the vicinity of the 11 mile-marker due to a traffic collision, Hawai´i County Civil Defense reported Monday night, Aug. 16 just before 9 pm.

Authorities said that the highway will be closed between Waikoloa Road and Old Saddle Road for several hours.

Motorists are advised to use Queen Ka´ahumanu Highway for travel between Kona and Waimea until the road is reopened.

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