Anahola fire displaces four Monday

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    According to a preliminary report, upon arrival, fire personnel discovered the dwelling fully engulfed in flames in Anahola.

ANAHOLA — A fire in Anahola displaced four residents Monday evening, according to a county press release.

Firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire to a one-story dwelling on Anahola Road at approximately 7 p.m.

No injuries were reported. Volunteers with the America Red Cross assisted the displaced individuals.

Personnel from the Kaua‘i Fire Deparatment’s Kapa‘a, Kaiakea and Lihu‘e stations, Fire Prevention Bureau and battalion chief and Kaua‘i Police Department ersponded.

According to a preliminary report, upon arrival fire personnel discovered the dwelling fully engulfed in flames. The occupants of the dwelling were home at the time of arrival.

Police officers closed Anahola Road in the vicinity of Maia Road for approximately two hours, and firefighters cleared the scene at approximately 9:50 p.m. Damages are estimated at $200,000. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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