Electrical fire damages Haiku home

HAIKU, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A fire broke out in a single-story Maui home on Sunday causing $250,000 in damages.

Firefighters responded to 25 Hohani Place in the Haiku area at around 1:30 p.m. to a three-bedroom house. Crews found the kitchen and surrounding area ablaze.

The fire was brought under control about an hour later. One person was home at the time of the fire but escaped without injuries.

The cause of the fire was determined to be electrical and accidental, and is still under investigation.

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