An Acre Burns near The Dunes at Maui Lani

At 4:31 p.m. on Monday, firefighters responded to a brush fire near The Dunes at Maui Lani golf course.

An employee at the golf course reportedly saw the fire and reported it to 911 dispatchers.

Kahului fire crews found about an acre of dry brush on fire when they arrived at 4:42 p.m. The fire burnt a vacant lot of grass and shrubs between homes on Opukea Street and the 18th fairway at The Dunes golf course.

The fire was quickly brought under control at 4:51 p.m. and extinguished at 5:45 p.m. An engine, water tanker, and a hazardous materials crew from Kahului, and a Wailuku engine and Wailea water tanker also responded to the fire.

There were no injuries and no structures were threatened.

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