Kauai firefighters put out brush fire near ‘Ele’ele’s Glass Beach

An aerial view of the area burned on Kauai's west side Saturday.
An aerial view of the area burned on Kauai's west side Saturday.(KFD)
Published: Jun. 5, 2022 at 12:10 PM HST|Updated: Jun. 5, 2022 at 1:48 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Firefighters on Kauai were challenged by a brush fire in a remote area near ‘Ele’ele’s Glass Beach.

Fire crews were dispatched around 4:45 p.m. Saturday. They responded on land and by air.

Officials say crews were there into the night, and left around 9:50 p.m. When they left, just a few hotspots near the ocean remained.

At no time were any structures or road threatened. By Sunday afternoon, officials said the fire was fully extinguished. An estimated 25 acres burned.

The cause is unknown at this time.

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