Heavy smoke could be seen for miles as large fire consumed house in Makiki

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Honolulu Fire Dept. responded to a two-alarm house fire at 1051 Kinau Street, Tuesday, September 3.

Heavy smoke could be seen emanating from the house.

The time of alarm occurred at 4:12 p.m. Firefighters arrived on the scene several minutes later to find the house fully engulfed in fire.

Fire officials say that 12 units with 44 personnel responded to the fire.

Courtesy of Punahele Basso

According to HFD, they are not sure if anyone is inside the house.

Officials tell KHON2 that the house is abandoned and has vagrants that come in and out of the house. There are about 10 bedrooms in the abandoned home.

The fire was later extinguished around 6:45 p.m.

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