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Firefighters return to Yokohama Bay to put out flames from brush fire

Honolulu firefighters were back out battling a wildfire in leeward Oahu near Kaena Point overnight, but were able to contain it Sunday.

The blaze, near Yokohama Beach Park, flared up around midnight. Officials said crews fought the fire until about 7 a.m. Sunday. 

Video taken in the area showed the fire got close to a watershed and a park restroom. The blaze originally began around 3:30 a.m. Saturday and spread towards the Kaena Point Satellite Tracking Station.

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