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Maui: Firefighters put out Ukumehame brush fire

UKUMEHAME (HawaiiNewsNow) - Firefighters on Maui responded to a brush fire on the mountain above Ukumehame Monday afternoon.

According to the Maui Fire Department, the fire broke at 1:40 p.m. when workers from Dorvin D. Leis were cutting concrete at a pump station.

Officials say sparks from the concrete cutting operations ignited nearby brush.

The fire was contained at 4 p.m.

No injuries or damages were reported.

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