Pet dog killed in 2-alarm house fire in Kaimuki

Pet dog killed in 2-alarm house fire in Kaimuki
Firefighters responded to a two-alarm house fire in Kaimuki late Thursday (Image: Hawaii News Now)

KAIMUKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A two-alarm house fire in Kaimuki killed a pet dog on Thursday night, according to the Honolulu Fire Department.

The fire — on 19th Avenue — broke out around 7:45 p.m.

Officials said three adults lived there, but they were not home at the time.

No other injuries were reported.

The fire was extinguished by 8:50 p.m.

HFD said the house had smoke alarms, but it did not have fire sprinklers.

The blaze caused about $700,000 in damage.

Officials are still investigating the cause.

This story may be updated.

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