Crash Closes Big Island Road Friday Morning

October 29, 2021, 6:24 AM HST
* Updated October 29, 10:12 AM
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UPDATE: As of 10 am Friday, the highway has been reopened to all traffic.

The Hawai´i Police Department reports that Highway 190 is closed between Waimea and the Waikoloa Road junction due to a vehicle crash.

Hawai´i County Civil Defense announced the closure just after 6 am Friday morning, Oct. 29. There is no immediate timetable for when the roadway will repoen.

Motorists are advised to detour through Kawaihae Road and Waikoloa Road until further notice.


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