HILO (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island firefighters are investigating the cause of a fire that engulfed a house near a Hilo church Thursday night.
According to officials, the fire broke at around 7:30 p.m. at 572 Manono Street.
No one was home when the fire engulfed the two-story wooden structure.
Officials say electrical wires connecting the home to a neighboring house were severed. HELCO crews are working to fix the arching wires.
No injuries were reported.
Damages are estimated at $75,000.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.