Army safely removes grenade found in Kahului

County of Maui

An Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal team safely removed a grenade found in Kahului on Sunday.

According to Maui County Communications Director Rod Antone, the grenade was discovered near Hana Highway and Hansen Road at about 12:15 p.m.

Maui Police closed Hana Highway to Pulehu Road while they investigated.

The Army EOD team is in the process of moving the grenade to the Ukumehame Firing Range, where it will be safely detonated.

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