Hawaii island police closed Route 132 near Pahoa for several hours this morning after a vehicle crashed into a utility pole.
The crash happened about 6 a.m. and left a utility pole and a fire hydrant damaged, firefighters said. Paramedics responded, but the driver declined transport to the hospital. No one else was injured, firefighters said.
Emergency responders closed the road while repairs were made.
Police said a lane was reopened about 2:30 p.m.