Pictures: Brushfire threatens Makakilo homes

MAKAKILO (KHNL) Fire crews were called to a brushfire in a gulch in Makakilo that came dangerously close to homes near Elele Street. 

Crews arrived on scene after 12:00 noon to see flames racing up the gulch. The Honolulu Fire Department's Air One helicopter was called in to help from the air.

Fire crews had the fire under control and extinguished just before 2:00 PM. No homes were damaged.

Photo source: Allen & Charmain Stanley