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Fire guts building at Hotel Molokai

Source: Catherine Cluett/The Molokai Dispatch Source: Catherine Cluett/The Molokai Dispatch
KAUNAKAKAI, MOLOKAI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A building at the Hotel Molokai suffered major damage in an early morning fire according to a Maui county official.

Firefighters were called to the scene at 3:20 a.m. when they arrived they found the bottom floor of a two-story building engulfed in flames.

The building housed the hotel's kitchen, laundry and storage area. The fire was declared under control at 5:40 a.m.

No injuries were reported, total damage to the structure is estimated at $650,000.

The cause of the has been determined to be accidental.

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