House fire in Waimanalo leaves more than a dozen displaced, traffic re-routed

A large number of engines and fire companies responded to a house fire in Waimanalo around 2:30 a.m. Monday morning on Kalanianaole Highway.

Traffic was re-routed through the neighborhood to bypass the scene. Kalanianaole Highway is reopened in both directions.

Honolulu Fire Department shortly had the blaze under control around 3 a.m.

HFD searched the house and accounted 13 residents, 10 adults and three children. The American Red Cross has been notified.

Crews now begin an investigation into what caused this house fire.

The house deemed a complete loss.

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