comscore Garbage truck hits utility pole in Kailua, 1,600 lose power
Top News

Garbage truck hits utility pole in Kailua, 1,600 lose power

Honolulu Star-Advertiser logo
Unlimited access to premium stories for as low as $12.95 /mo.
Get It Now
[ AD HAS BEEN REMOVED FROM THIS STORY ]

About 1,600 Kailua homes lost power this morning when a city refuse truck hit a utility pole knocking out a transformer, officials said.

The accident occurred around 8:30 a.m. at Makawao street and Kalaheo avenue near St. Anthony School.

A Hawaiian Electric Co. spokesman said crews restored power to all but 11 customers by 10:15 a.m.

Comments have been disabled for this story...

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up