UPDATE: Crews Battle House Fire in Maui Meadows Subdivision

PC: Jill Putney/ MAUIWatch

Updated at 1:45 p.m. on April 18.Updated at 1:45 p.m. on April 18.

The Maui Fire Department reports that after investigation, the cause of the fire at a home in the Maui Meadows Subdivision on Wednesday remains undetermined. 

Damage estimates are $338,000 to the structure and $50,000 to contents.

Original story published on April 17.

At 10:51 a.m. on Wednesday, Maui Fire Department firefighters were called to reports of a structure fire at a residence on Kehala Drive in the Maui Meadows subdivision in South Maui. Firefighters from Wailea, Kihei, and Kahului responded.

On scene, crews found a two-story home heavily involved with fire on the second story. It was quickly confirmed that all occupants had made it out safely prior to the arrival of fire personnel. Crews worked to knock down the blaze which was declared under control at 11:55 am.

The cause of the fire is being investigated and damage estimates are not yet available. There are also no injuries to report. It is believed seven people have been displaced as a result of this fire, and they are being assisted by the Red Cross.



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