Partial evacuation of Leilani Estates

Accessed on 04 May 2018, 0255 UTC, Post #16739.



Some residents of Leilani Estates in the Puna District have been ordered to evacuate as renewed volcanic activity threatens the subdivision.

Here’s the latest report from “West Hawaii Today”:

“HILO — A partial evacuation of Leilani Estates has been ordered after lava was confirmed to have erupted from a crack in Mohala Street.

Hawaii County Civil Defense has ordered everyone residing to the east of Luana Street in Leilani Estates to evacuate the area. An evacuation point has been established at Pahoa Regional Community Center.

This story will be updated.”

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