Umauma Bridge Remains Closed, Unknown When Bridge Will Reopen – Expect Long Delays

The State Highways Department reports that the Umauma Bridge on Highway 19 in the area of the 16 to 17 mile marks in Hamakua remains closed to all traffic.  A detour has been set up through the Old Mamalahoa Highway and motorists are advised to drive with caution and to expect traffic delays.

Umauma Detour

Presently delays of up to 30 minutes can be expected and if possible alternate routes should be used.   It is unknown at this time when the bridge will be reopened.  All other major roadways and highways are open at this time.

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