Haleakala Hwy accident causes temporary delaysOctober 18, 2010, 4:43 PM HST · Updated October 18, 6:02 PM 0 Comments
10/18/10 4:48 p.m. Update:
The Haleakala Highway is now open in both directions. The Highway was temporarily closed in the mauka bound direction near Firebreak Road because of a traffic accident reported before 3:50 this afternoon. Motorists can expect the normal slow down as the accident is cleared and traffic resumes its normal flow. At last report, traffic was still slow moving at around 4:45 p.m.
10/18/10 4:30 p.m. Update:
On the roadways, motorists are advised of a motor vehicle accident reported before 3:50 this afternoon (Monday, October 18, 2010) on the Haleakala Highway near Firebreak Road. The accident forced the temporary closure of the mauka bound lanes. At around 4:20 p.m., Maui Police began using the makai bound lanes for contraflow of traffic. Motorists can expect delays. (Posted by Wendy Osher)