East Hawaii News

Fire at Domino’s Hilo Causes $160,000K in Damage

February 16, 2016, 10:32 AM HST
* Updated February 16, 10:42 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

File photo.

File photo.

A fire that broke out Tuesday morning at Domino’s Pizza in Hilo, located on Kilauea Avenue, caused approximately $160,000 in damages.

The Hawai’i County Fire Department responded to the fire at 6:56 a.m. Upon arrival, smoke was found coming out of the building’s roof vent.

Domino’s was closed at the time of the incident and HFD personnel broke through the businesses back door to gain entry.

Twenty HFD personnel worked to extinguish the fire, which was found in the business’ storage room. The fire was out by 7:15 a.m.

HFD says the fire did not spread.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

The fire’s cause is currently under investigation and the scene has been turned over to inspectors and the Hawai’i Police Department.

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

Newsletters

Get a quick summary of what’s happening on the Big Island with our daily & weekly email of news highlights.