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Big Island brush fire cause unknown

By Chantelle Aguilar 
HNN Digital Intern

WAIKOLOA, HAWAII ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A brush fire sparked in Waikoloa Thursday at about 3:30 p.m.

Officials responded to the fire quickly and had to shut down Highway 190 for about half an hour while crews battled the flames. 

The brush fire was said to be out at around 7 p.m. Four acres of land were scorched during the event.

The cause of the fire is still unknown and under investigation. 

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