Update: Honoapiʻilani Highway accident at Bypass cleared, Road is now OPEN
Update: 11:29 a.m. Feb. 9, 2022
The Honoapiʻilani Highway at the Lahaina Bypass is now OPEN in both directions as of 11:29 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022. The highway was closed since 9:10 a.m. due to a motor vehicle accident reported earlier this morning.
Police say a pickup truck ended up in the water right off shore as a result of the crash. Details are pending release.
*This post will be updated as more information becomes available.
Update: 11:22 a.m. Feb. 9, 2022
The Honoapiʻilani Highway remains closed at the Lahaina Bypass due to a motor vehicle crash reported shortly before 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022.
Motorists say there was a vehicle that was submerged in nearshore waters, as a result of the incident.
Police did not have an estimated time frame on when the road would reopen.
The state Department of Transportation reports the Honoapiʻilani Highway is closed at the Lahaina Bypass due to a motor vehicle crash reported earlier this morning.
The accident was reported shortly before 8 a.m., but the closure notice was issued at 9:24 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022.
There is no estimated time on when the road will be reopened.