Kaneohe structure fire intentionally set, case given to police

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Honolulu Fire Department fire investigators have concluded their investigation of a Kaneohe building fire which happened Tuesday morning at a Kaneke Street address.

Investigators determined that the fire was intentionally set and the case has been given to the Honolulu Police Department.

The HFD responded to the fire at 2:44 a.m. with five fire companies. Smoke and flames were emanating from the front of a one-story single family dwelling.

Personnel brought the fire under control by 2:57 a.m. and fully extinguished it by 3:08 a.m.

The home was unoccupied and no injuries were reported.

The fire damage was estimated to be $80,000.

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