H-3 Kaneohe-bound lanes reopened after vehicle fire

Published On: Apr 03 2013 01:45:46 PM HST
Updated On: Apr 03 2013 04:21:25 PM HST

The H-3 Freeway heading toward Kaneohe had to be closed Friday temporarily while fire crews put out flames burning a car.  Courtesy: rel808 - Instagram

KANEOHE, Hawaii -

Honolulu police say the H-3 Freeway heading to Kaneohe was closed shortly after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday due to a vehicle fire.

The burning vehicle was located on the Kaneohe side of the Harano Tunnel but before the Hospital Rock Tunnel.

At one point, the Harano Tunnel was filled with smoke.

No serious injuries were reported.  The freeway was reopened at around 2:45 p.m.

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