KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Kailua-Kona carport loaded with personal items caught fire on Monday, destroying a car before nearly doing heavy damage on a nearby single-family home.
The Hawaii County Fire Department says the fire, at an address along Plumeria Road, began just before 6 p.m.
Fire officials say the flames were extinguished prior to sprading within the structure. Two pet dogs who were inside the home at the time survived the fire.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.