HONOLULU (KHON2) — Maui County said a fire in West Maui that prompted another evacuation for some residents is 100% contained.
Just shortly before 6:40 p.m. on Friday the Maui Police Department made the announcement of the evacuation and fire in Kaanapali. By around 9 p.m., they said no further evacuations were being conducted.
During the time of the fire, residents were being evacuated to ensure the safety of the community and first responders.
According to MPD, there are no restrictions to exit the west side but entrance back into the area will be allowed once it is safe to do so.