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Brush Fire Burns 10 Acres in Haʻikū

September 13, 2014, 5:53 PM HST
* Updated September 13, 5:56 PM
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MFD logo. Photo by Wendy Osher.

MFD logo. Photo by Wendy Osher.

By Maui Now Staff

Fire crews are conducting mop-up operations at a 10 acre brush fire reported at 12:04 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 off of ʻŌʻili Road in Haʻikū.

Fire crews from Pāʻia and Kahului were called to the scene and battled the blaze with the assistance of the department’s Air-1 helicopter.

Officials say the fire was called contained at 3:55 p.m.

Authorities said no structures were threatened and no injuries reported.

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The cause of the fire was undetermined after investigation.

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