HILO, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - Two people escaped unharmed from a burning Hilo home Friday evening.
Firefighters from the Hawaii County Fire Department reported that the fire started just after 5 p.m.
When crews arrived to the single-story duplex on Kanoelani Street, they found flames confined to a bedroom.
It took over an hour for 12 firefighters to fully extinguish the flames.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. No injuries were reported.