Cooking oil blamed for road closure on Ward Ave.

Cooking oil blamed for road closure on Ward Ave.
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A portion of Ward Avenue remains closed Tuesday morning after cooking oil spilled on the roadway, Honolulu police said.

Police blocked off both directions Ward Avenue, between Beretania and King streets, just before 7:30 a.m. All lanes have since been reopened.

Honolulu police and firefighters were on scene during the cleanup.

No further details have been released.

This story will be updated.

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