Brush fire briefly closes H-1 Makakilo off-ramp - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Brush fire briefly closes H-1 Makakilo off-ramp

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MAKAKILO, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A brush fire briefly closed the Makakilo on ramps in both directions on the H-1 Freeway, but fire crews brought the blaze under control within minutes after they arrived.

The fire was reported at 1:36 p.m. Honolulu Fire Department crews arrived just four minutes later, and the fire was brought under control at 1:47, according to a department spokesman.

The cause of the brush fire is unknown.

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