National Guard activated to assist with traffic control amid Mauna Loa eruption
By MICHAEL BRESTOVANSKY Hawaii Tribune-Herald | Tuesday, December 6, 2022, 12:05 a.m.
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A man talks on a phone in his car alongside Saddle Road as the Mauna Loa volcano erupts Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, near Hilo, Hawaii. Hundreds of people in their cars lined Saddle Road, which connects the east and west sides of the island, as lava flowed down the side of Mauna Loa and could be seen fountaining into the air on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Cars wait in traffic along Saddle Road, with occupants waiting to view the Mauna Loa volcano Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, near Hilo, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
A police officer tries to keep the roadway clear as people come to view the Mauna Loa volcano as it erupts Wednesday, Nov. 30. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)