‘2 vehicles fully engulfed in flames’ in Kapa‘a fire

  • Source: KHON-TV FOX 2 Honolulu
  • Published: 05/21/2023 04:09 AM

The County of Kauai said the Kapa‘a Fire Department responded to a reported fire on Saturday, May 20. The fire was at a structure that broke out along Kuhio Highway in Kapa‘a. According to officials, there were no occupants in the building as first responders confirmed upon arrival. There were also no injuries reported. Multiple units responded some time after 2:30 p.m. The fire personnel who responded said that when they arrived, they discovered a small structure and two vehicles that were fully engulfed in flames. Kapa‘a firefighters were first on scene, according to officials; and they were assisted by Kaiakea, Lihu‘e and Kalaheo fire stations and the on-duty battalion chief. Neighboring residents were using garden hoses to protect their properties from exposure when fire personnel arrived on the scene.


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