Waikoloa Fire Update, 02 August 2018

Accessed on 02 August 2018, 2052 UTC, Post #17344.


Email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.

Here’s the latest information on the Waikoloa Brush Fire and the closing of Highway 190:

“A message from COUNTY OF HAWAII

This is a Civil Defense message for Thursday, August 2 at 10:30 in the morning.
The Hawaii Fire Department reports the brush fire near Waikoloa continues to burn.   Fire prevention is being conducted adjacent to Highway 190 requiring the roadway to be closed from the Old Saddle Road junction to the Daniel K Inouye junction through late this afternoon.

On roadways;

  • Waikoloa Road is closed from Highway 190 to Paniolo Drive.
  • Highway 190 is closed between Daniel K Inouye Highway and Old Saddle Road.
  • Road status and conditions are subject to changes without notice.
  • Avoid the area if possible.

This station will be updated with any changes that affects your safety.

This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.”

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Until next time,

Russ Roberts