Things are really rough on Molokai these days. Here’s a terse but scary press release from the County of Maui that just came in:
August 23, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WAILUKU, Maui, Hawaii – Please be advised that 911 services are down on the island of Molokai for some reason, at the same time that there is a large brushfire going on. Maui police have asked that if Molokai residents need to contact emergency services that they call the police main line at 553-5355.
Information about the situation will be release as more becomes available.
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