Kaneohe Bay Drive closed to traffic after waterline break

KANEOHE (HawaiiNewsNow) - A waterline break on Kaneohe Bay Drive has forced traffic closures in the area.

Roads are currently closed between Laha St. and the Kaneohe Yacht Club. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area.

According to the Honolulu Board of Water Supply, a waterline that provides water to an area fire hydrant broke and caused significant damage to the road along Kaneohe Bay Drive. Special duty police officers at the scene are helping to turn around cars at Laha Street and at the entrance to the yacht club.

Board of Water Supply (BWS) crews are working to repair the break, which does not affect any area customers and was reported shortly before 1 p.m.

We will have more information on this story as it becomes available.

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