Wainee Street Home Fire Causes $2,000 Damage
By Wendy Osher
A structure fire on Wainee Street in Lahaina yesterday caused an estimated $2,000 in damage to a bedroom of a two story home.
The fire was first reported at 6:57 p.m., and was fully extinguished by 7:20 p.m. Units responding to the scene included: Engine-3, Ladder-3, Engine-11, and Battalion Chief-4.
The blaze was contained to a bedroom, where occupants were evacuated, but not injured.
Authorities say the homeowner used a fire extinguisher on a burning mattress before firefighters arrived on the scene.
The cause of the fire is undetermined.