Six people are affected by an early morning house fire in Palolo.
The fire broke out at about 2:45 a.m. on 1200 block of Palolo Avenue near Keanu Street.
There were tense moments, as live power lines were downed.
The street was closed and nearby homes were evacuated as a precaution.
“There were three occupants and a dog at the time, but they managed to escape safely,” Bat. Chief Geoffrey Chang said. “No other homes are damaged, just a minor damage to the neighboring house.”
No reports of any injuries.
Damage is estimated at $220,000.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.