Firefighters battling brush fire off of Honoapiilani Highway on Maui

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Courtesy: MFD

Maui Fire now considers the fire 100% contained, as of 4:24 p.m. Crews worked throughout the day to secure the perimeter and cool down stubborn hotspots. Personnel will monitor the fire area throughout the night.


According to Maui fire, as of 7:40 a.m. Friday, approximately 25 acres burned.

Fire is considered 75% contained.


6:15 UPDATE: According to Maui police, Honoapiilani Highway in Lahaina, is now open. It was closed for several hours while crews conducted fire fighting operations on the mauka side of the highway. 


According to Maui police, Honoapiilani Highway in Lahaina, is closed between mile post marker 14 and mile post marker 13, due to a brush fire on the mauka side of the highway.

Maui Fire Department and Police are on scene.

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