Fire damages Kauai shopping center

Fire damages Kauai shopping center

WAILUA, Kauai (HawaiiNewsNow) An investigation is underway to determine why a fire broke out at the famous Coco Palms Resort. It happened on the second floor of the shopping annex sometime before 4:00 AM Wednesday.

The fire was deemed under control at around 4:00 AM, but it flared up again at around 9:37 AM. It was fully extinguished at 10:30 AM.

It destroyed about 1,000 square feet of retail space as well as parts of the exterior. Damage is estimated at $80,000.

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