Fire destroys Waimea storage shed

  • Source: West Hawaii Today
  • Published: 05/17/2024 07:05 AM

Hawaii Fire Department officials said a storage shed adjacent to Habitat for Humanity in Waimea was destroyed by a fire early Thursday morning. Six units answered the 12:43 a.m. alarm, with the first unit arriving at the scene on Kawaihae Road six minutes later. Arriving firefighters reportedly found the 600-square-foot storage shed fully engulfed. The fire was brought under control and extinguished within a half-hour. Damage is estimated at $36,000. The cause of the fire is undetermined, and the scene was turned over to police, HFD said.


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