Brush fire scorches 2 acres in Hanapepe

HANAPEPE — Two acres of land near Burns Field were burned Sunday night.

At around 11:45 p.m., firefighters from the Hanapepe fire station responded to the scene of a brush fire, located at the makai side of the airport runway, said Sarah Blane, county spokeswoman.

Kalaheo firefighters also responded to the scene, which was cleared at around 2:30 a.m.

No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is not yet known.


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