Quantcast

Thursday, July 31, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Power restored, traffic flowing following North Shore crash

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 03:45 a.m. HST, Jun 18, 2012



A traffic accident cut power to Hawaiian Electric customers in Malaekahana Sunday.

The crash occurred around 12:45 a.m., when a motorist drove into a utility pole on Kamehameha Highway, causing it to fall into the street, according to Hawaiian Electric. 

The driver, a man in his 30s, was hospitalized in serious condition following the crash, Emergency Medical Services said. 

The initial outage affected close to 3,000 homes until about 2 a.m., and a remaining 40 customers were without power until around 10:30 a.m., a HECO spokeswoman said. 

Traffic on Kamehameha Highway near the Malaekahana State Recreational Area was contraflowed during the repairs.






 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
Political Radar
`Trust’

Warrior Beat
Pre-camp notes

The Green Leaf
Marine debris art

Political Radar
`Toss up’

Political Radar
Super

Political Radar
Hilton; Plaza Club