HFD responding to two-alarm Kahuku fire

KAHUKU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Firefighters are responding to a two-alarm fire in Kahuku Thursday morning.

The first alarm was issued before 8:30 a.m., sending crews rushing to the scene on Hoolaulea Street near Kamehameha Highway.

At least one fuel tank is engulfed in flames, and first responders are now calling for assistance from Hazmat crews, HFD dispatchers say.

Witnesses at the nearby Kahuku Medical Center say they see plumes of black smoke coming from the area.

It is not known what caused the fire.

Hawaii News Now will have more details on this developing story as soon as they become available.

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