At approximately 2:20 p.m. on Thursday, Maui Fire Department Molokai firefighters responded to reports of a fire at a duplex residential structure on Kamehameha V Highway in the Kawela area.
On scene, crews found the fire extinguished by a resident prior to their arrival.
Fire personnel conducted overhaul operations to confirm full extinguishment. While there was damage to the unit as a result of the fire, a damage estimate was not immediately available.
No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire has not been determined.