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UPDATE: West Maui Brush Fire 100% Contained

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Updated at 3:45 p.m.

The Maui Fire Department reports that the Kahoma fire is now 100 percent contained. 

Crews remain on scene conducting mop-up operations. 

The total area burned remains at approximately 10 acres.

Original story published at 2:29 p.m.

The Maui Fire Department is battling a ten acre brush fire in West Maui.

Engine 3, Ladder 3, Tanker 3, Engine 11, Tanker 14, and Air 1 responded to the Kahoma area following a 10 a.m. alarm on Tuesday.

As of 1:56 p.m., the blaze was 90 percent contained.

No information on the cause of the fire is currently known.



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