Big Island fire officials investigating after 6 vehicles found ablaze at Hilo tow yard

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Published: Jun. 25, 2019 at 11:03 AM HST
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HILO, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hawaii County Fire Department is investigating after multiple vehicles were discovered on fire Monday night at a tow yard in Hilo.

The fire was first reported at about 9 p.m. at Ken’s Towing.

Upon arrival at the scene, six vehicles within the service company’s fenced storage area were found on fire, officials said.

The blaze was put out at 9:35 p.m.

HFD reported that the cause is unknown and currently under investigation.

Total damage is estimated at $18,000.

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