The Hawaii Island police Department has reported that Kawaihae Road near Ohina Street (mile marker 60) is now open.

Previous press release: 

The Hawaii Police Department's South Kohala district station advises you to AVOID Kawaihae Road near Ohina Street (mile marker 60) for the next two hours due to a vehicle fire. 

Kawaihae Road is closed and motorists are advised to take alternate routes to their destinations if possible.