News

Police: Daniel K. Inouye Highway Is Now Open

April 12, 2022, 9:22 AM HST
* Updated April 12, 11:53 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

UPDATE: Big Island police reported at 11:49 a.m. via a media release that Daniel K. Inouye Highway is now open. The Hawai‘i Police Department thanks the public for its patience.

The Hawai‘i Police Department said at 9 a.m. Tuesday to avoid Daniel K. Inouye Highway due to a current traffic issue.

A vehicle crash near the 17-mile marker on the Hilo side has closed Daniel K. Inouye and will require a detour of traffic for the next two hours. Motorist are advised to use Hawai‘i Belt Road as an alternative route.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Cancel
Mahalo for Subscribing
×

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments