The Maui Fire Department responded to a brush fire approximately half a mile below Keahua Road on Haleakala Highway shortly after 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
MFD officials say the fire remained under control as it burned in an area fully surrounded by sufficient fire breaks. Fire personnel had the blaze extinguished by 3:45 p.m.
An area of about one acre of brush was consumed in the fire.
No damage or injuries were reported in the incident