A fire in a garbage truck makes a big (stinky) mess

Young St. reopens after load in dump truck catches fire

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Both directions of Young Street in the Keeaumoku area have been reopened after a load inside a garbage truck apparently caught on fire, according to Honolulu police.

Honolulu firefighters also responded to the blaze that happened around 7:30 a.m.

A large plume could be seen initially.

Both directions of Young Street were temporarily closed, but they were reopened around 10:20 a.m.

This story will be updated.

Copyright 2019 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.