HONOLULU (KHON2) — Kamehameha Highway is closed in both directions between Haleiwa and Laniakea due to a downed tree on power lines, according to the Hawaii Department of Transportation.
Hawaiian Electric crews have also reported a power outage affecting around 914 customers.
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The outage started around 6:47 a.m. and HECO estimates power to be restored around 2:30 p.m. today.
According to HECO, the areas affected are listed below.
As of 12 p.m. power has been restored.
In addition to the outage in Haleiwa, HECO also reported an outage in Makiki around 9:30 a.m.
The outage in town is affecting over 536 customers.
Crews estimate to have power restored by 12 p.m. today.
The following areas are affected:
- Downtown Honolulu
- Lower Punchbowl
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The Honolulu Police Department is on the scene and Hawaiian Electric has been notified.