I was driving down Pi‘ilani Highway, going about 55 to 60mph. I was about 50 feet away from an intersection when this moron (that would be you) in a red car just decided to turn left onto the highway. If I didn’t slam on my breaks, I’d be dead, but if you just waited for two cars to pass you would have had a clear path. What’s wrong with you?! If you can’t tell how fast the … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: What are you doing on the road?!
Quit driving! You’re going to get someone killed (like me)! I was on my way to work when idiot you in a Cadillac Escalade tried to turn left onto Pi‘ilani Highway where there were no lights. You inched your way halfway across the empty (thank God) highway so that you were covering half of it with your enormous SUV, instead of using the merge lane for left turners trying to get … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Learn to use the merge lane!
Those headed to Kipahulu should check road availability throughout the year because of considerable road repair work, the County of Maui announced this week. In fact, Pi`ilani Highway at Nuanualoa Gulch, near Mile Marker 37, will close completely in the near future as workers repair a section of road that was significantly damaged by a recent landslide. "The county has … [Read more...] about County of Maui: Piilani Highway near Nuanualoa Gulch in Kipahulu to close intermittently throughout the year
Tropical Storm Kilo may be veering its path away from Hawaii but that doesn’t save Maui from its aftermath: lots and lots of impracticalities. A press release issued earlier today by the County of Maui Public Information Office listed today’s road closures: • Piilani Highway (31) MP 38 – 25 (Kipahulu/Kaupo area): The road is closed and impassable. There are numerous … [Read more...] about Here’s a list of Tropical Storm Kilo road and facility closures on Maui
[UPDATE: The item below on the April 15 hit-and-run fatality has been updated with additional details from the MPD] Normally we're content to leave highway collisions and traffic updates to the myriad other news sites and papers around Maui (and Hawaii) that cover such things, but lately I've noticed my email inbox stuffed with Maui Police press releases containing the word … [Read more...] about UPDATED: Maui Roads Turn Deadly With 6 Fatalities In Last 11 days