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Early Morning Waiheʻe Brush Fire Burns Small Area

February 8, 2016, 5:19 AM HST
* Updated February 8, 11:22 AM
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MFD logo. Photo by Wendy Osher.

MFD logo. Photo by Wendy Osher.

Maui firefighters doused an early morning brush fire on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, off of the Kahekili Highway in Waiheʻe.

The fire burned a 20 by 20 foot area of brush on the makai side of the highway near River Road at around 2 a.m. Crews had the fire extinguished within 20 minutes.

The cause of the fire was undetermined and no structures were threatened.

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