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All lanes of H-1 reopened after semi truck loses load, snarling traffic

A semi truck lost its load of concrete blocks, which caused a major traffic gridlock.
A semi truck lost its load of concrete blocks, which caused a major traffic gridlock.(Hawaii News Now)
Updated: Mar. 3, 2021 at 8:53 AM HST
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - All lanes of the H-1 Freeway are reopen after a semi truck lost its load of concrete blocks, snarling eastbound traffic during the morning commute Wednesday.

It happened around 6:35 a.m. prior to the H-1/H-2 merge.

Crews blocked multiple lanes in the area as they worked on cleaning up the debris, which caused a major gridlock for several hours.

All lanes were reopened by 8:30 a.m., but the state Department of Transportation said it would keep the zipper lane open to all drivers until traffic cleared.

No injuries were reported.

This story will be updated.

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