HFD finds Big Island home fully engulfed in flames

A house fire broke out on Hoku Street on the Big Island early Friday morning.

The incident happened at around 12:40 a.m. and crews were able to bring the fire under control by 1:10 a.m.

Initially when fire crews arrived on scene, they found the single story home fully engulfed in flames. One other residence nearby did sustain minor fire damage.

Two parents and their child were able to escape from the residence unharmed.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

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