PALOLO (HawaiiNewsNow) - A fire broke out Monday night in a Palolo carport.
It happened at 1930 9th Avenue near Kalua Road at about 9:25 p.m.
A man was driving his Mercedes vehicle when his wife alerted him that smoke was coming from the car's rear.
The couple tried to put out the flames with a garden hose, but the fire grew and traveled to the back of the carport.
The fire then traveled to a bedroom located above the carport.
Fire crews controlled flames in the bedroom.
Damages are estimated at $150,000.