Crews respond to several structure fires on Big Island

Crews respond to several structure fires on Big Island
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BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island firefighters responded to several fires on Tuesday, including one that completely destroyed a house in Kailua-Kona.

At around 3 p.m., 21 firefighters responded to a blaze that broke out from a home on Kiwi Street. Upon arrival, firefighters found the 600-square-foot home fully engulfed.

They extinguished the flames by approximately 4 p.m.

No one was home at the time and there were no injuries.

The fire caused an estimated $90,000 in damage.

Firefighters also extinguished two structure fires in Hawaiian Paradise Park: one on 37th Avenue and another on 15th Avenue.

There were no injuries in those fires.

The cause and damage estimates are still under investigation.

This story may be updated.

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