Hilo Road closed temporarily, 09 August 2018

Accessed on 10 August 2018, 0413, Post #17399.


Email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.


A portion of Railroad Avenue in Hilo has been closed while highway personnel clean up a cooking oil spill.

“A message from COUNTY OF HAWAII

This is a Civil Defense road closure update for Thursday, August 9 at 3:30 in the afternoon.

The Hawaii Police Department reports that Lama Street, between Railroad Ave and Kalo Street in Hilo, is open to local traffic only due to a waste cooking oil spill. Crews are working to clean up this spill and re-open the road. Clean up will require several hours.

We are on watch 24-hours a day for your safety.
This is your Hawai‘i County Civil Defense Agency.

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Until next time,

Russ Roberts