Fire tears through Maui home, displacing 4 residents

Officials are investigating a house fire in Kihei on Thursday morning.
Officials are investigating a house fire in Kihei on Thursday morning.(Maui Fire Department)
Published: Jul. 22, 2022 at 4:10 PM HST
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KIHEI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A house fire in Kihei Thursday morning has displaced four residents, officials on Maui said.

Crews responded to the alarm around 6:30 a.m. at Mehani Circle.

According to the Maui Fire Department, the garage, vehicles and attic space above the second floor of a two-story home were engulfed in flames.

The blaze was extinguished just before 9:30 a.m.

Fire officials said the Red Cross is assisting the four displaced residents.

The blaze caused an estimated $183,500 in damage.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

This story will be updated.

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