Crash snarls traffic on Palani Road, no injuries reported


N0 one was injured Saturday afternoon when a sports utility vehicle apparently lost control and knocked down a light pole on Palani Road in Kailua-Kona.

The SUV, which was heading makai on Palani Road around 12:30 p.m., apparently swerved before losing control and colliding with the light pole and then a sign on the road’s northern edge, according to the Hawaii Police Department. No one in the vehicle or sidewalk was injured, according to police.