Four displaced by Molokai house fire

Four Molokai residents were displaced by a fire that consumed their single-story home Saturday, causing about $200,000 in damages.

Maui County Fire Department received the alarm around noon and arrived on scene to find the home “fully engulfed,” a news release said. The fire was under control by about 12:30 p.m. and extinguished at 1:30 p.m.

No injuries were reported. Red Cross is assisting residents displaced by the fire.

The department said the cause of fire is under investigation but considered accidental in preliminary reports.


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