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Ainaloa Home Badly Damaged in Fire

March 20, 2013, 5:56 PM HST
* Updated March 20, 8:12 PM
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Firefighters responding to reports of a house fire near the entrance to the Ainaloa subdivision this morning arrived to find the 1,000 ft structure fully engulfed in flames, with the roof partially caved in.

12 on-duty and one volunteer firefighter responded to the blaze, with three engines and one tanker using water connects and foam applications to extinguish the flames.

The fire was brought under control by 9:10 am, with damage to the house and it’s contents valued at approximately $100,000.


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