Kauai firefighters put out house fire in Koloa

Kauai Fire Department

The Kauai Fire Department responded to a house fire in Koloa early Thursday morning.

Firefighters were called to a single-story home on Mana Hema Place at about 2:30 a.m.

When crews arrived to the scene, they found the three-bedroom home fully engulfed in flames.

Sixteen firefighters from the Kalaheo, Koloa, and Lihue stations worked to put out the blaze.

The fire was extinguished at about 5 a.m.

No injuries were reported, but the fire caused $400,000 in damage to the home and its contents.

Volunteers from the American Red Cross is assisting the displaced resident.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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