Officials investigating cause of fatal Big Island house fire

Officials investigating cause of fatal Big Island house fire

KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - One person was killed in a Friday morning house fire in Kailua-Kona.

The blaze started about about 6:10 a.m., and was extinguished by 7:10 a.m.

Some 29 firefighters responded to the blaze at a four-bedroom home on Oluolu Street.

Firefighters say they're investigating the cause of the fire.

The blaze caused about $210,000 in damage. The American Red Cross of Hawaii has been deployed to assist victims.

Additional information on the person who died was not immediately available.

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