Likelike Highway heading to Kaneohe reopened following accident - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Likelike Highway heading to Kaneohe reopened following accident near tunnel

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Likelike Highway heading toward Kaneohe has reopened following an accident Monday afternoon. 

The accident occurred shortly before 2 p.m. near the Wilson Tunnel when a construction vehicle jack-knifed. 

Police temporarily closed the highway from Nalanieha Street to Kahekili Hwy as they cleared the road. There is no word yet what caused the crash or if any injuries were reported.

This comes at the same time as a portion of the the Likelike Highway in the Honolulu direction is also partially closed. The left lane through the Wilson Tunnel has been closed for at least a week as the Department of Transportation makes emergency repairs to the ceiling. 

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