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Traffic Advisory: Vehicle Fire on Honoapiʻilani Highway Near Mile 7

February 11, 2016, 1:01 PM HST
* Updated February 11, 2:50 PM
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The Honoapiʻilani Highway is now open in both directions following a vehicle fire reported at around 12:54 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016.  Police said all roads were open in both directions by 2:46 p.m. The vehicle fire was reported near Mile 7 of the Honoapiʻilani Highway near McGergor Point in Māʻalaea.

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Emergency crews temporarily closed the highway between Mile 7 and 10 while they conducted response operations, but had implemented a contraflow at approximately 1:11 p.m., and reopened the road by 2:46 p.m.  We also have reports that the brush fire was contained as of 1:04 p.m.

*Please check back for updates which will be posted as they become available.

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Moani King

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Moani King

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Moani King

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Moani King

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Jenn Wakefield.

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Jenn Wakefield.

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Jenn Wakefield.

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Jenn Wakefield.

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Jenn Wakefield.

Vehicle fire Honoapiʻilani Hwy. 2/11/16. Photo credit: Jenn Wakefield.

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