Highway 19 reopens at Laupahoehoe, Hamakua Coast
Big Island police say Highway 19 was closed Monday from the 26-mile marker to the 36-mile marker due to severe flooding on the Hamakua Coast.
Originally, the closure affected the area of the 34-mile marker. Police say there was flooding, debris and other road hazards on the Hamakua Coast.
Just after 10:15 a.m. on Monday, police say Highway 19 at the 25-mile marker in Laupahoehoe was also closed. One viewer captured this photo in that area.
Just before noon, police announced the highway was reopened.
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