Army firefighters battling brush fire at Makua Military Reservation

Officials say they found a 23-year-old man outside the restaurant badly burned.
Officials say they found a 23-year-old man outside the restaurant badly burned.(Hawaii News Now/file)
Published: Jun. 13, 2022 at 11:26 AM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Army firefighters are battling a brush fire at Makua Military Reservation, officials said.

The fire, which started early Monday, was roughly 10% contained as of 9 a.m., according to U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii officials.

Army first responders, including aerial fire suppression support from the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, have responded.

Residents and drivers may see smoke in the area, but there is no threat to nearby facilities at this time.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.

This story will be updated.

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