Crews contain brush fire near Makua Cave in West Oahu

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Firefighters have contained a 20-acre brush fire in West Oahu.

The call came in at 6:45 p.m. near Makua Cave.

Seven companies, including three tankers and 17 personnel, responded. The fire was contained by 8:43 p.m.

Fire officials say the blaze spread up the hillside to federal land.

No one was hurt, and no property was threatened.

Officials say the fire may have been started intentionally as police received reports of a suspicious black truck in the area.

If you have any information, you’re asked to call police.

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