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Fire damages Hawaii Loa Ridge home

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Firefighters responded to a house fire on Ikena Place on Hawaii Loa Ridge Wednesday afternoon. Witnesses reported that the garage of the home was fully engulfed in flames, but that everyone in the home was evacuated.

The fire was first reported at 2:05 PM. Fire crews extinguished the flames just before 3:00 PM.

The fire was contained mostly to the garage, but the home did suffer some smoke damage. Fire officials say estimate the damage to the garage at $250,000 and its contents at $50,000. No word yet on what caused the fire.

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