Discovery of Old Military Ammunition Closes Hilo Landfill

HILO (KHNL) -- The Hilo landfill, Transfer Station and recycling area is closed Wednesday after officials discovered old military immunition in the area.

Due to this closure, the following advisories are in effect:

- Avoid the area and use alternate transfer stations

- Be on alert for police, fire and crews in the area.

The landfill will be closed until further notice.