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Brush Fire at Pūlehu/Ōma‘opio Junction

June 26, 2017, 8:45 PM HST
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Kula firefighters responded to a brush fire on Pūlehu Road that was called in by a passing motorist shortly after midnight on Monday, June 26, 2017,

Firefighters arrived on scene at 12:15 a.m. to find a 20 x 100 foot strip of grass and brush burning off the shoulder of the road at the Pūlehu Road and Ōmaʻopio Road junction.

The fire was extinguished at 1 a.m.

Fire officials say the cause of the fire was undetermined. There were no injuries reported and no structures were threatened.

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