Woman, child critically injured in crash in Kurtistown

Woman, child critically injured in crash in Kurtistown
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PUNA, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A stretch of Highway 11 in Kurtistown was shut down early Thursday after a two-vehicle crash.

Sources said a woman in her 30s and a child were critically injured in the crash.

Police issued an alert around 1:20 a.m., saying Route 11 was closed near Huina Road.

The road has since reopened.

Authorities have not released further information.

This story will be updated.

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