Firefighters extinguish Ocean View structure fire
Big Island firefighters were called to a West Hawai‘i structure fire late Friday afternoon.
According to a press release from the Hawai‘i Fire Department, firefighters arrived just before 5 p.m. to a two-story single family house at 92-8691 Pineapple Parkway in Ocean View. The unpermitted post-and-pier wooden house was fully engulfed in flames.
Nine units responded to the scene and the blaze was extinguished by 6:17 p.m., with the last unit back in quarters by 6:36 p.m. Friday.
No one was in the home at the time of the blaze and no injuries were reported.
The fire resulted in an estimated $115,000 in damages. The cause of the blaze is unknown.