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Small wildfire burns near Sandy Beach

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HAWAII KAI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A smile wildfire sparked across from Sandy Beach in East Oahu on Sunday afternoon. 

According to the Honolulu Fire Department, the fire broke out around 1:20 p.m.

Firefighters arrived around 1:30 p.m. to find a small- to medium-sized brush fire approximately 200 feet inland. However, high winds were bringing it closer to Kalanianaole Highway.

The fire was fully extinguished by 2:30 p.m. It burned approximately half an acre of brush.

No structures were damaged and no injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is undetermined.

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