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Haʻikū Brush Fire on Hahana Road Near “Jaws”

February 18, 2016, 4:10 PM HST
* Updated February 18, 4:24 PM
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Maui Fire. File photo by Wendy Osher.

Maui Fire. File photo by Wendy Osher.

Maui firefighters responded to a report of a brush fire half-way down Hahana Road in the Peʻahi “Jaws” area of Haʻikū.

Initial reports indicate flames were about 10 feet tall and the fire had burned about a half-acre of brush.

The incident was reported at 3:49 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, and the fire was reportedly under control by around 4:20 p.m.

Crews encountered windy conditions during their response and remained on scene at last report.

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