Officials investigate a house fire on Alohalani Drive in Hilo

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — On Hawaii Island, a home in Hilo went up in flames on Sunday afternoon, February 9.

Fire crews were called to Alohalani Drive just before 1:00 p.m.

When they arrived, flames and smoke were coming from the front of the house.

Officials say a live power line was also burned through and was laying across the road so a HELCO crew was called in.

No one was injured and the damage is estimated at $160,000.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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