POSTED: 5:13 a.m. HST, May 2, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 12:34 p.m. HST, May 2, 2014
Kamehameha Highway near Kahaluu is open Friday morning after Hawaiian Telcom crews replaced a downed utility pole.
The road was closed at 47-045 Kamehameha Highway and traffic was contraflowed around the repair area. Police issued a traffic alert at about 2:35 a.m.
Crews replaced the pole and reopened the road by 6:30 a.m.
Hawaiian Telcom spokeswoman Su Shin said the pole was hit in a traffic accident.
The Honolulu Police traffic incidents website reports that there was a motor vehicle collision in the area at about 8:30 p.m. Thursday.