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Fire causes $90,000 damage to Hawaii island house

Fire caused an estimated $90,000 in damage to a Pahoa home this afternoon.

When firefighters arrived at 14-3334 Mauna Kea Road, the Nanawale Estates house was fully involved in flames, fire officials said in a news release.

Firefighters brought the blaze at the wooden post-and-pier structure built six feet above ground under control at 2:40 p.m.

The fire was extinguished at 4:20 p.m.

No one was home at the time.

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