Maui News

Waikapu Roll-Over Accident Sparks Cane Fire

July 6, 2012, 2:11 PM HST
* Updated July 7, 10:19 PM

File photo by Wendy Osher.

By Wendy Osher

Motorists in Central Maui are advised of a slow-down in traffic on the Honoapiilani Highway (Hwy 30) in Waikapu due to a motor vehicle accident with minor injuries.

Authorities say the vehicle rolled over and started a cane fire.

The incident was reported at around 1:45 p.m. and resulted in a brief impact to traffic on the Honoapiilani Highway between the Kuihelani Highway and the Kamehameha Golf Course.

Crews are on scene.  Motorists can expect a delay in their commute while crews conduct mop-up operations.

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