Fire destroys Mountain View structure

Fire destroys Mountain View structure

MOUNTAIN VIEW, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A fire on Sunday destroyed a structure in Mountain View on the Big Island, according to the Hawaii Fire Department.

It happened on Ohia Avenue around 2:10 p.m.

Authorities said a small two-story structure was engulfed in flames.

No one was injured, but the Red Cross is assisting a 40-year-old woman who lived there.

Fire officials said the structure was not insured and didn't have a permit.

Damage is estimated at $150,000.

The cause is under investigation.

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