Wailua home damaged by fire, families displaced

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A fire tore through a home in Wailua homesteads Friday afternoon.

Firefighters found a single-story home fully involved.
One person was at home at Koukalaka Place at the time.

The 40-year-old man was taken to Wilcox Hospital for smoke inhalation.

The four other residents were not home when the fire broke out.

The fire was deemed under control at approximately 12:15 p.m. and fully extinguished by 12:20 p.m. 

No word yet on what caused that fire.
The Red Cross is helping the five people that lived there.

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