Fire breaks out at elementary school in Wahiawa

Fire breaks out at elementary school in Wahiawa
HFD is investigating a blaze that broke out at Kaala Elementary School late Wednesday. (Source: Hawaii News Now)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Fire Department is investigating the cause of a blaze that broke out late Wednesday at an elementary school in Wahiawa.

HFD said the fire was at Kaala Elementary School on California Avenue.

It started around 11:15 p.m.

A Hawaii News Now crew on scene said it looked like it happened in a second-floor classroom.

Crews worked for about 20 minutes to get the situation under control.

Flames were extinguished by about 12:50 a.m.

It’s not clear how the fire started.

This story will be updated.

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