Kula woman suffers minor burns in accidental home fire

  • Source: Maui Now
  • Published: 06/06/2024 12:00 AM

PHOTO: A 78-year-old woman was displaced during an accidental house fire in Kula on Tuesday afternoon. The fire was reported at 4:24 p.m. on June 4 at a home on Polipoli Road. The woman suffered minor burns and was treated on scene by medics, fire officials said. Crews arrived to find a single-family residence fully engulfed with fire, according to department reports. Personnel confirmed occupants were out and worked on fire control and extinguishment. Fire officials declared the blaze extinguished at 6:30 p.m. Responding units included: Engine 13, Engine 5 and Tanker 10. The fire caused an estimated $46,300 in damage to the structure and an unknown dollar amount in damages to its contents.


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