KONA, Hawaii (KHON2) — The Hawai’i Police Department issued a warning for residents and visitors.

Avoid Route 190 in North Kona for the next several hours because they are dealing with a traffic accident.

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The crash is at the 15 mile marker, leaving Route 190 closed between Route 200 and the 15 mile marker.

Detours will be necessary until the situation is cleared.