Firefighters extinguish a two-alarm Makakilo detached garage fire

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Black smoke could be seen in a Makakilo neighborhood on Friday, December 13.

Firefighters responded to a home on Ualehi Street with 9 units and 31 personnel at 4:28 p.m. Upon arrival, responders found a detached garage on fire.

According to the Honolulu Fire Department, the fire did not extend to the main house.

Responders commenced firefighting operations and were able to place the fire under control at 4:34 p.m. They contained the fire to the garage and suppressed the flames from spreading to the house. The fire was later extinguished at 5 p.m.

HFD said that it was reported that an adult male and female we not home at the time of the fire. 

HECO was notified and secured power to the structure.

The fire is currently under investigation and a cause has yet to be determined. Fire damage estimates are not available at this time.  No injuries were reported for this incident.

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