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Kaumana Home Damaged in Fire Friday Night

August 18, 2012, 9:45 AM HST
* Updated August 18, 9:46 AM
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An investigation is underway into the cause of a fire that caused heavy damage to a Hilo home Friday night.

Hawai‘i County firefighters arriving at the home at 10 Manaolana Street in Kaumana at 7:27 p.m. found flames from the garage spreading to the main residence.

Damage to the $400,000 home was estimated at $250,000.

One person was injured. No other information was immediately available.

Volunteers with the American Red Cross responded to the scene to assist the home’s residents.

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