Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-07-19 02:40:00 –
A building in a residential area of Waimanalo was destroyed in a fire early this morning.
The Honolulu Fire Department received a 911 call at 12:02 am regarding a building fire on the 41-664 Kalaniana All Highway.
The first of the six units arrived at 12:10 am and found smoke and flames swallowing the structures behind the one-story building.
According to HFD, firefighters treated a 32-year-old man living downwind of the fire with symptoms related to smoke inhalation.
A total of 22 personnel worked to contain the flames on the structure and protect neighboring homes from the embers blown by the wind, putting them under control at 12:24 am. The fire was extinguished at 1:19 am.
The cause and cause of the fire, as well as an estimate of the damage, were not immediately available.
The HFD does not say whether the structure was used as a house or a shed.
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