Civil Defense Cancels Voluntary Evacuation

KAU DISTRICT, Big Island (KHNL) -- A voluntary evacuation issued Wednesday morning for the entire Hawaiian Ocean View Estates in the Kau District has been canceled.

An emergency health advisory was issued at about 7:45 a.m. due to high levels of SO2.

Health officials say sulfur dioxide readings reports that sulfur dioxide levels have dropped to safe levels in the areas.