Breaking News

Honoapi`ilani Highway Brush Fire Quickly Extinguished

PC: Sean Michael Hower

The Maui Fire Department responded to a brush fire in the area of mile marker 8 of Honoapi`ilani Highway on Wednesday.

Responding to the 2:52 p.m. alarm, fire crews arrived to find the blaze burning under clear conditions and 15 mph trade winds.

The fire was deemed contained by 3:10 p.m. and declared extinguished at 3:30 p.m.

A total area of about one quarter of an acre burned.

The cause of the fire is currently unknown.

Comments

comments

Check Also

Heavy Rains Prompt Brown Water Advisory for Maui

Heavy rain has resulted in stormwater runoff entering into coastal waters. The public is advised …