Maui firefighters still monitoring Kahikinui brush fire - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Maui firefighters still monitoring Kahikinui brush fire

(Image: Maui Fire Department) (Image: Maui Fire Department)
KAHIKINUI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Maui firefighters are still keeping a close watch on a stubborn brush fire on the southern slopes of Haleakala.

The Maui Fire Department said the Kahikinui brush fire flared up again, scorching 150 acres on Tuesday after the blaze already burned more than 5,300 acres.

No homes are threatened.

Firefighters were also busy battling two other fires on Tuesday, a brush fire in Lahaina and a grass fire in Waihee.

Copyright 2016 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly