Firefighters extinguish weekend treehouse fire in Wainiha

  • Source: KHON-TV FOX 2
  • Published: 06/12/2018 04:48 PM

Kauai firefighters responded to a treehouse on fire in Wainiha Saturday afternoon. No injuries were reported. At approximately 4:40 p.m., Hanalei firefighters were notified of a structure on fire at a residence on Ala Eke Road in Wainiha. Once on scene, personnel discovered a treehouse was fully engulfed in flames, and an off-duty firefighter and lifeguard were attempting to contain the blaze using a garden hose. Firefighters on scene, along with Air 1, contained the fire within minutes and it was deemed under control shortly after 5:20 p.m. The fire was fully extinguished and the scene was cleared at approximately 7:20 p.m. Personnel from the Fire Prevention Bureau, the on-duty battalion chief, and police also responded to this incident.


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