Military vehicle catches fire on H-1 near Makakilo

Courtesy: Andre Stridiron
Courtesy: Andre Stridiron

A military vehicle caused quite a scene on the H-1 Freeway after it went up in flames.

The fire broke out at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday in the westbound direction near the Makakilo exit.

According to Marine Corps Base Hawaii officials, two Marines were conducting a training exercise when the all-terrain vehicle burst into flames on the freeway.

No one was injured.

Honolulu police closed the westbound lanes durin

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Officials say all of their vehicles go through inspections before and after use.

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