Fire at Ross Dress for Less in Kapolei extinguished

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KAPOLEI, Hawaii (KHON2) — A one-alarm fire broke out at a Ross Dress for Less store in Kapolei Thursday morning.

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The incident happened at 11:51 a.m. The Honolulu Fire Department arrived on scene by 11:54 a.m. Firefighters say they found some store contents on fire and four fire sprinkler heads activated. The sprinklers helped to extinguish most of the flames and fire personnel reportedly only had to use one fire extinguisher to put out the remains.

The fire was brought under control by 12:03 p.m. No injuries were reported. The scene was turned over to Honolulu police after the cause was determined to be an incendiary.

Damages estimates to the building are $25,000 and $75,000 for its contents.

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