One man injured, three homeless after Waipahu house fire

WAIPAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A building fire at 94-447 Hiahia Loop in Waipahu sent one man to the hospital and has left three people homeless Friday.

The fire at the single family home was reported at 1:49 p.m. and brought under control by 2:09 p.m., according to a fire department spokesman.

Three people lived in the 4 bedroom home including and elderly woman and a man who suffered exposure to heat and smoke.

The fire caused and estimated $450,000 damage.

Volunteers with the American Red Cross responding to the fire and are providing emergency needs for food, shelter and clothing.

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