East Hawaii News

Woman Escapes Early Morning Fire in Oceanview

March 22, 2013, 3:13 PM HST
* Updated March 22, 5:02 PM
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Hawaii Fire Department personnel responded just after midnight this morning to a reported fire in Oceanview.

Firefighters arrived to find a 900 square foot structure off Coconut Drive fully engulfed in flames.

A total of six fire personnel and one volunteer worked to control the blaze, which was fully extinguished just after 1 a.m.

The home’s sole occupant escaped without injury.

Damage has been estimated at $45,000. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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