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Downed telephone wire on Kauai backs up traffic

Police divert traffic after a telephone wire fell down on Kuhio Highway. Photo courtesy: Kauai Police Department. Police divert traffic after a telephone wire fell down on Kuhio Highway. Photo courtesy: Kauai Police Department.

KAPAA (HawaiiNewsNow) - Kauai police diverted traffic on Kuhio Highway Monday morning after a telephone wire fell down.

According to officials, the incident happened at about 6:30 a.m.

Kauai police diverted traffic heading to Kawaihau Road from Kuhio Highway to Hauaala Road.

Hawaiian Telcom crews were notified and have resolved the problem.

According to officials, Kawaihau Road is now open to traffic.

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