Motorists advised to use caution on Hana Highway

HANA, Maui (KHNL) - Drivers are urged to use caution on the Hana Highway while a scrap metal removal project takes place.

Large trucks will be transporting about 4,000 tons of accumulated materials including derelict vehicles, broken appliances, used propane tanks, old batteries and worn tires, among other miscellaneous scrap metal pieces.

The removal is expected to begin July 21 and continue on weekdays for about six months.