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Maui: Crews battling brushfire on Piilani Highway

Photo courtesy: Rodney Patterson. Photo courtesy: Rodney Patterson.
Photo courtesy: Rodney Patterson. Photo courtesy: Rodney Patterson.

WAILEA (HawaiiNewsNow) - Maui Fire Department crews are working to put out a brushfire on Piilani Highway and Kaonoulu Road.

The fire broke at around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.

According to Maui County officials, the fire jumped onto the highway and involves a quarter-acre of land.

The Air-1 helicopter has been dispatched.

No injuries have been reported.

Fire crews have re-routed south-bound traffic down Ohukai Road and north-bound traffic down Kaonoulu Road.

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