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String of Lahaina Brush Fires Burns 1 Acre

December 10, 2012, 7:24 AM HST
* Updated December 10, 7:26 AM
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File photo by Wendy Osher.

By Wendy Osher

Firefighters worked Sunday night to put out four separate brush fires in Lahaina.

Maui Fire Services Chief Lee Mainaga said a total of about one acre of brush was burned in the incident along Hokiokio Place.

The incident was first reported at 7:14 p.m. on Sunday, December 9, 2012, and all fires were extinguished by 9:15 p.m.

Upon investigation, the cause of the fires was undetermined, and there were no monetary losses.

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