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  Man killed in early-morning crash on H-1 Freeway

  Suspect accused of assaulting officer, stealing HPD cruiser tests positive for COVID-19

Man dead after driving into guard rail on H-3

City to start major repair, repaving project along Ward Ave.

  1 dead, 1 critically injured in early-morning crash on Pali Hwy.

Honolulu police investigating rollover crash in Aiea

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  Driver dead, deputy sheriff seriously injured in Kapolei freeway crash

  Police investigating fatal moped crash in Waimanalo

Man who climbed utility pole on Maui arrested for disorderly conduct

State to again offer H-1 Zipper, other special lanes as Hawaii reboots economy

Multiple-vehicle crash blocking several lanes in Ala Moana area

  BWS wrap up repairs to 2 separate water main breaks in East Oahu

  Suspicious device investigation triggered evacuations, road closures in McCully

Police responded to the scene around 7:20 a.m.

Hawaii DOT suspends special use lanes, like H-1 zipper lane, due to stay-at-home order

The state’s stay-at-home order went into effect at 12:01 a.m.

  80-year-old man killed while crossing Likelike Highway

The crash happened around 5:30 a.m. before Kalihi Street.

  Will an underwater tunnel help traffic? Some state lawmakers are exploring this idea

The bill calls for the state DOT to study the feasibility of building an underwater tunnel.

Big Island police investigating fatal crash in Puna

Motorcyclist killed after crashing into pickup truck on Big Island identified

Police: Speed, drugs likely factors in crash that injured 4 in Hawaii Kai

  Officials work to remove semi-truck that veered off H-3, ending up on its side

Authorities investigating how Jeep plunged into Ala Wai Canal

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash in Waipio

  18-year-old fatally struck while trying to cross highway in Kailua identified

The crash happened just after 7:30 p.m. on Kalanianaole Highway near the Olomana Fire Station.

Alcohol believed to be a factor in 2 separate Ala Moana crashes

Several people were injured in the two crashes.

All lanes of H-3 reopened after crews clear debris from fallen tree

All lanes were back open by 7:15 a.m.

Big Island driver in fatal New Year’s Day pedestrian crash charged

The driver has been arrested.

HPD investigating late-night crash that seriously injured 15-year-old bicyclist

According to EMS, a vehicle apparently struck the boy in a parking lot, then dragged him about 20 feet.

Man critically injured in early-morning crash on H-1 Freeway in Waimalu

The crash happened on the Waimalu exit from the H-1 Freeway.

5 seriously injured in crash involving city bus and school bus

It happened just before 7:45 a.m. before the Likelike off-ramp.

Pedestrian in crosswalk critically injured following Kalihi crash

The crash happened about 6:30 a.m. when the woman was in a marked crosswalk.

  ‘How could you just leave her to die?’ Family of a hit-and-run victim left in heartache

"Why didn’t you help her? How could you just leave her to die?”

Police seek vehicle involved in fatal hit-and-run in Lahaina

A stretch of Honoapiilani Highway in Lahaina was closed for several hours early Wednesday following a crash.

  Man killed in H-2 crash in Waipio identified

The 25-year-old victim was identified Wednesday evening.

  25-year-old killed in early-morning motorcycle crash on H-1 Freeway identified

The Office of the Medical Examiner identified the man Saturday.

Woman dies in single-vehicle crash in Waikoloa Village

An autopsy has been ordered to determine her exact cause of death.

Woman, child critically injured in crash in Kurtistown

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

HPD searching for driver in police chase that led to crash in Downtown Honolulu

According to witnesses on scene, the vehicle was speeding down Queen Emma Street early Wednesday.

Authorities identify elderly woman fatally struck in Ewa Beach

It happened on Fort Weaver Road at around 6:20 a.m.

Mayor signs bill limiting Waikiki road closures for parades, block parties

Bill 8 establishes new rules for organizations looking to hold events in Waikiki that will impact traffic patterns.

Man charged with manslaughter in crash that killed long-time Big Island firefighter

Police officials say Christopher Helmlinger was speeding and passing vehicles in a no-pass zone.

Authorities identify motorcyclist killed in crash on H-1

Police say speed and alcohol both appear to be factors in the crash.

Hawaii County firefighter killed in Mamalahoa Highway crash

One person was arrested for negligent homicide.

Lahaina man killed in head-on collision along Maui’s Honoapiilani Highway

By Monday afternoon, police identified the driver killed.

Water main break closes road in Ward area

Police issued the alert around 9:05 a.m.

Water main break affecting 55 customers in Kapolei

The 8-inch water main is located on Kumuiki Street, BWS said.

Cooking oil blamed for road closure on Ward Ave.

The spill happened just before 7:30 a.m. on Ward Avenue.

All lanes of H-1 reopened after crashes snarl morning commute

The crashes snarled eastbound traffic in town.

2 seriously injured after car slams into tree in Mililani

It happened around 9:45 p.m. on Lanikuhana Avenue.

All lanes of North King St. in Kalihi back open after water main break

The 12-inch water main break was first reported Thursday morning near Kohou Street.

5,000-passenger cruise ship pulls into Honolulu Harbor

The 5,000 passengers aboard is double the amount that Honolulu Harbor typically sees from other vessels.

Police: Speed, alcohol possible factors in deadly crash in Kailua-Kona

A 60-year-old motorcyclist was killed in the crash, police said.

  More questions than answers left after a decomposing body is found in a stolen car

It could be connected to another shooting weeks ago.

  The state’s pitch for a ‘Road Usage Charge’ is hitting speed bumps

Several meetings have already been held throughout the state.

Likelike Highway to close in both directions for emergency repairs

Pali Highway contraflow lanes will be opened to provide a alternative to drivers.

Water main break affecting 19 customers in Salt Lake

The broken water main is located on Ala Ilima Street.

  Attempted murder investigation launched after drive-by shooting leads to crash

Police are still searching for a suspect.

  1 dead, 2 injured after cars burst into flames following high-speed crash

Police say the driver of a sedan was speeding and ran a red light.

Motorcyclist injured in early-morning crash in East Honolulu

Police closed several lanes of Kalanianaole Highway, but the scene has since been cleared.

Man, 19, seriously injured while running across H-1 Freeway

Emergency personnel responded around 1 a.m. to the H-1 near the Kaamilo Street overpass.

  A fire in a garbage truck makes a big (stinky) mess

A large plume could be seen initially.

Crews making repairs to water main break in Sunset Beach area

Board of Water Supply crews on Monday are making repairs to a 8-inch water main break in the Sunset Beach area.

  Twin boys riding bikes seriously injured after being struck in Kailua

The investigation is ongoing.

Hydrant repairs completed in Kahaluu; all lanes reopened

By 2 p.m., repairs were completed.

State decides to keep Piikoi on-ramp to H-1 off-limits on weekday afternoons

Based on results of a six-month pilot closure, the state says it will keep the Piikoi on-ramp to the H-1 closed in the afternoon.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Landslide closes portion of Akoni Pule Hwy. on Big Island

The estimated duration of the closure is unclear.

  New report says Honolulu’s traffic is pretty bad, but it’s not the worst

The transportation analytics firm INRIX analyzed data from more than 200 cities across 38 countries.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Farrington Hwy. in Waianae reopened after water main break

The 8-inch break was reported at around 8 a.m.

Hazard lights for pedestrian safety? That’s what the City Council is considering

The idea: Hazard lights would alert other drivers to be more aware ― and to slow down.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Waianae Valley Rd. reopened following crash, damaged pole

The crash happened just before 5:30 a.m.

Roads to close across Central Maui as repaving project begins

A more than $500,000 repaving project involving more than ten Central Maui roads is scheduled to begin on Tuesday.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Filming for ‘Magnum PI’ to shut down lanes of H-3

Filming for a major television production is closing roads on Oahu yet again.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Hwy. 11 closed in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

A vehicle crash has shut down both lanes of Highway 11 in Volcanoes National Park on Wednesday, Hawaii County police said.

Speed appears to be a factor in critical crash in Kahuku

A 38-year-old man was critically injured in a crash in Kahuku late Sunday, according to Honolulu police.

43 pedestrians died on Hawaii roadways in 2018. That’s more than the number killed in vehicles

43. That's the number of pedestrians who died on Hawaii roadways last year.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Pali Hwy. reopened after crews remove downed tree

Both directions of Pali Highway have been reopened after crews removed a downed tree that was blocking lanes early Monday.

  Crosswalk that creates a traffic nightmare in Salt Lake also has its supporters

Residents say the area becomes extremely congested when students are walking to and from school.

If you’re stuck in North Shore traffic on Friday, you can (probably) blame Godzilla

Drivers are being urged to allow for extra travel time.

Overturned vehicle blocks lanes of Ala Napunani St. in Moanalua

A single-vehicle crash has shut down lanes of Ala Napunani Street in Moanalua on Thursday morning.

All lanes of Kuhio Ave. reopened following police investigation

All lanes of Kuhio Avenue in Waikiki have been reopened following a police investigation.

Filming for new ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ movie to close lanes of H-3 Freeway this week

Heads up, drivers: Filming for a new movie could impact your commute if you’re heading to or from Windward Oahu next week.