6 adults, 3 children displaced by house fire in Waialua

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — A family of nine was displaced from their Waialua home due to a two-story building fire Thursday morning.

The Honolulu Fire Department (HFD) responded to a 911 call at 10:27 a.m regarding a residential home fire on Thursday, Aug. 12. Firefighters arrived at the scene at approximately 10:40 a.m.

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According to HFD, heavy smoke and flames were coming from the building’s second floor.

The fire was under control at 10:53 a.m. and fully extinguished by 11:36 a.m.

Officials reported the family, including six adults and three children, safely evacuated the home with no injuries.

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Investigators arrived on the scene to determine the cause of the fire. There are currently no damage estimates, and it is unknown if the home had smoke alarms.

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