MILILANI, Hawaii (KHON2) — The Honolulu Fire Department (HFD) extinguished a house fire in Mililani that has displaced a family of three and caused approximately $310,000 in damage — $287,000 to the structure and $16,000 to its contents.
According to HFD, they received the 911 call about a building fire located at Nahokupa Place in Mililani around 8:55 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 30.
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Firefighters arrived at the scene at 9:05 p.m. and found flames and smoke coming from the back of a single-story residential building. The blaze was extinguished at 9:54 p.m.
HFD reported that three occupants were not home at the time of the fire. Investigators discovered that the blaze originated from a rear bedroom, but it is unknown what caused the fire.
The house was also equipped with smoke alarms that activated; no injuries were reported.