A fire in Waimea on Wednesday displaced three people.
No injuries were reported, and volunteers with the America Red Cross assisted the displaced individuals.
Firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire to a single-story dwelling in Waimea at approximately 7:10 p.m. on Wednesday.
When firefighters arrived, they noticed traces of smoke from the residence.
As fire personnel investigated the area, they observed a room that sustained fire and smoke damage.
According to a preliminary report, the fire was extinguished utilizing two dry chemical fire extinguishers by the building’s owner and an occupant.
Fire personnel cleared the scene at approximately 8 p.m.
Damages are estimated at $5,000.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.