Maui firefighters extinguish cane fire
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Maui firefighters extinguish cane fire


Maui fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed four acres of sugar cane on Holomua Road about a mile above the old Maui High School Monday night.

Four fire companies from Paia and Kahului responded to the alarm just before 7 p.m. The cane fire was brought under control at 8 p.m.

No structures were threatened.

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