The state Department of Transportation advised Oahu motorists of emergency lane closures on Ala Moana Boulevard in both directions in-progress now through approximately 5 p.m. Friday for emergency roadwork near the Ward Avenue intersection.
The lanes were reopened before 4:30 p.m.
Crews were welding loose steel plates covering open construction areas. The following Ala Moana Boulevard lanes were closed between Ahui Street and Kamakee Street:
•Eastbound left lane and left-turn only lane onto Ward Avenue.
•Westbound center lane, left lane and left-turn only lane onto Ward Avenue.
All lanes will be reopened as soon as the emergency repairs are completed.
Motorists were advised to use Auahi Street, Kapiolani Boulevard South King Street (eastbound) and South Beretania Street (westbound) as alternate routes.
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