6 residents displaced after car crashes into apartment

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Six residents were reportedly displaced from their home in Kalihi after a car apparently crashed into their apartment.

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The Honolulu Fire Department says it happened at approximately 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26.

According to HFD, two men were in the vehicle at the time of the crash which damaged two units. The men apparently fled the scene shortly after leaving the vehicle behind.

Volunteers with the American Red Cross say the family was contacted and offered help with obtaining food and shelter.

No further details are available at this time.

The American Red Cross encourages all families to make a disaster plan to be ready for any need to evacuate, with two different routes of escape, a communications plan to help families reconnect and a disaster supplies kit that is readily available to aid in a quick evacuation. 

Information on developing a family plan is available here. A brochure can be requested by calling 734-2101. 

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