Puna roads update given: Administration provides tentative estimates for restoration of Pohoiki Road, Highway 137

This 2019 file photo shows the paving of Highway 132 in lower Puna where Four Corners, or the intersection of Highways 132 and 137, meets Government Beach Road. (Photo courtesy of Hawaii County Department of Public Works)

Parts of Pohoiki Road which have been buried in lava for nearly three years finally might be excavated later this year, county officials estimate.