On Wednesday at approximately 8:31 p.m. Maui Fire Department crews responded to a working structure fire at the Valley Isle Fitness located at 2850 Kekaa Drive in Kaanapli.
An employee had reportedly discovered the fire on the lower level of the two story unit.
The employee alerted employees and patrons on both levels and called 9-1-1. All employees and patrons escaped unharmed.
Engine 3, Ladder 3 (Lahaina) and Engine 11 (Napili) and a Battalion Chief arrived on scene to find heavy black smoke coming from the building. Crews made entry and were able to extinguish the fire. Crews from Wailea and Kahului arrived and assisted.
A fire investigator has classified the cause of the fire to be undetermined. Damages are estimated at $350,000.