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Crews battle fast-moving Nanakuli fire

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NANAKULI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

[Update 7/8 at 3:30 p.m.]

The fire has been extinguished, but the cause remains under investigation.

[Original story]

Firefighters are battling a fire in Nanakuli near Mokiawe Stret.

The fire was first reported shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday. A helicopter is dumping water on the flames as the wildfire climbs the ridge.

There is no official word that the fire is threatening any structures, but a Hawaii News Now viewer says it is close to her home, and the flames are moving quickly.

Developing details to come as they become available.

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