Firefighters contain brush fire near Pearl Country Club

Photo courtesy Jordan Okamura

Firefighters responded to a brush fire near the freeway near the Kaamilo overpass. Police temporarily shutdown three of the freeway’s right-hand westbound lanes for fire engines.

The brush fire was near the Pearl Country Club and some residences.

The call came in at 2:55 p.m. Saturday.

Twenty-two personnel and five companies were involved, and the fire was declared out around 5 p.m.

There is no information at this time if the fire was either on or off the golf course property.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

Photo courtesy Cera Sugawara
Photo courtesy Cera Sugawara

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