Kauai firefighters put out brush fire in Wailua

Kauai Fire Department
Kauai Fire Department

Kauai firefighters extinguished a brush fire in Wailua.

The fire broke out just before midnight Sunday at an open field near Aloha Beach Resort near Leho Drive.

According to officials, firefighters had the blaze under control by 3 a.m. and fully extinguished by 4 a.m.

No injuries were reported in the incident and no structures were damaged.

Police shut down all lanes of Kuhio Highway and Leho Drive for roughly three hours while fire crews put out the fire.

All roads were reopened by 4 a.m. Monday.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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