Accidental electrical fire causes $55,000 worth of damage

Accidental electrical fire causes $55,000 worth of damage
Map of Young St. in downtown Honolulu (Source: Hawaii News Now)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - An accidental electrical fire in Honolulu Saturday afternoon caused thousands of dollars in structural damage.

The fire occurred at 1336 Young St. just before 3 p.m.

Occupants were able to extinguish the fire before the Honolulu Fire Dept. arrived, but not before $55,000 worth of damage total happened to both the structure and the contents inside, officials said.

Young St. between Keeaumoku and Piikoi St. was temporarily shut down, but has since reopened.

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