Elderly man treated for burns after garage fire on Maui

Elderly man treated for burns after garage fire on Maui

NAPILI, MAUI - An 83-year-old man was treated for burns after a fire broke out in a garage at a Maui home Saturday night.

Fire crews arrived at the home on Hale Malia Place in Napili at 10:15 p.m. and found the garage engulfed in flames.

Five people were home at the time of the fire. The 83-year-old man was burned while neighbors helped carry him from the home.

Medical crews took the man to the hospital in stable condition. No one else was injured.

Fire crews brought the fire under control at 10:24 p.m. and extinguished it around midnight. They could not determine the cause of the fire.

Damage is estimated at $160,000.

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