Garage in Kula catches fire

Firefighters were able to quickly stop a fire Monday afternoon that was mainly in the garage of a single-story cottage on Kamila Street in Kula, a fire official said.

The fire was reported at 12:45 p.m., with crews arriving to find heavy fire mainly in the garage, said Fire Services Chief Rylan Yatsushiro. He said firefighters were able to quickly tame the fire and confirm that there were no occupants in the structure.

Kula and Kahului engine companies and a battalion chief responded.

Fire investigators remained on scene Monday afternoon.

American Red Cross volunteers also responded to the fire.

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