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Fire Burns Half Acre at Pūlehunui Industrial Park

June 30, 2019, 5:06 PM HST
* Updated July 1, 5:45 AM
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A brush fire burned an estimated half acre at the Pūlehunui Industrial Park before being contained on Sunday afternoon, June 30, 2019.

The fire was first reported at 12:06 p.m. in the area of Nopu Street, near a radio tower.

Fire crews gained containment at 12:30 p.m., and remained on scene where ground crews continued to mop up until 3:55 p.m.

Maui fire officials say brisk southerly winds prompted the request for additional support.

Responding units included Engine 10, Engine 6, Tanker 10 and Battalion Chief 3.

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Fire officials say the cause of the fire is undetermined.

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