East Hawaii News

Woman Escapes Early Morning Fire in Oceanview

March 22, 2013, 3:13 PM HST
* Updated March 22, 5:02 PM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

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.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Cancel
Mahalo for Subscribing
×

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments