Honolulu police closed off lanes and sidewalks around Thomas Square Tuesday afternoon due to two leaning utility poles on Beretania Street.
The announcement was made just after 1 p.m. The wind were blowing strong in the area during the closures.
The two left lanes on Beretania Street between Victoria Street and Ward Avenue were closed. Victoria Street between Young Street and Beretania Street was also closed.
Some sidewalks in the area were also closed.
Hawaiian Electric Company crews arrived at the scene and left. Hawaiian Telcom crews arrived shortly thereafter.