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Child playing with lighter caused McCully fire

McCully (HawaiiNewsNow) - Firefighters now know what caused the apartment fire in McCully last week that left a father and his young son homeless.

Investigators say the four-year-old boy had been playing with a lighter.

The fire caused $270,000 in damage and sent the boy's dad to the hospital for injuries he got while trying to rescue his son from their burning unit.

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