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Kahului fire destroys cottage

  • WENDY OSHER / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISERMaui fire investigators are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a cottage and damaged an adjacent home Monday night on Kona Place in Kahului. Firefighters responding to the 9:34 p.m. alarm found the 600-square-foot cottage fully engulfed. No one was home at the time. Damage was estimated at $150,000 to the cottage and $25,000 to the adjacent home, which was under construction and unoccupied.
    WENDY OSHER / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
    Maui fire investigators are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a cottage and damaged an adjacent home Monday night on Kona Place in Kahului. Firefighters responding to the 9:34 p.m. alarm found the 600-square-foot cottage fully engulfed. No one was home at the time. Damage was estimated at $150,000 to the cottage and $25,000 to the adjacent home, which was under construction and unoccupied.

Maui fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed a cottage and damaged an adjacent home Monday night on Kona Place in Kahului.

Firefighters responding to the 9:34 p.m. alarm found the 600-square-foot cottage fully engulfed in flames. An adjacent structure had flames and smoke coming off its roof.

Damage is estimated at $150,000 to the cottage and $25,000 to the adjacent home, which was under construction and unoccupied.

No one was home at the time, and no injuries were reported.

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