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Fire Destroys Home on Pahoa-Kalapana Road

November 14, 2013, 9:38 AM HST
* Updated November 14, 12:25 PM
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A fire of unknown origin Wednesday night destroyed a home  on the Pahoa-Kalapana Road, also known as Highway 130.

Firefighters from the Pahoa station arriving at the scene near the Black Sands Beach subdivision at 6:45 p.m. found the single-story, three-bedroom home engulfed in flames.

It took firefighters about 40 minutes to extinguish the blaze.

Damage was estimated at $125,000.

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