Firefighters battling 10-acre wildfire on Hawaii, 60% contained

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Big Island firefighters are battling a wildfire located at the 48.5-mile marker of the Daniel K. Inouye Highway on Wednesday, Aug. 11.

Officials said the fire was about 60% contained as of 6 p.m. Wednesday.

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The fire was estimated to be 10 acres in size at 6 p.m. and crews from Hawaiʻi Fire Department and the Pōhakuloa Fire Department responded.

Officials reported no road closures and those in the area were urged to proceed with caution.

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