HFD: Aiea house fire was intentionally set

Honolulu police have opened an arson investigation after the Honolulu Fire Dept. says a house fire in Aiea was intentionally set.

The fire broke out just after 4 p.m. Sunday on Halawa Heights Rd.

Authorities say the fire started on a lower-level bedroom of the house and crews were able to get it under control fairly quickly.

They say a 46-year-old woman was sleeping inside at the time. She got out safely. A 52-year-old man also lives at the home. The American Red Cross is assisting them.

The fire caused $15,000 in damages.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s