Storage shed in Pakala destroyed by fire

PAKALA — A storage shed in Pakala was destroyed by fire Saturday night.

A Kaua‘i Fire Department spokesman said Engine 7, Truck 7, and Engine 6 responded to an alarm for a fire that broke out at about 10:28 p.m.

Approximately 3,000 gallons of water were used to put out the fire.

It was reported under control at 10:48 p.m. and fully extinguished at 10:53 p.m.

There were no reports of injuries or damage to other structures.

An estimated $15,000 in damages was caused to the 1,000-square-foot wooden structure and its contents, authorities said.

The cause of the fire was being investigated.

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