POSTED: 6:52 p.m. HST, Nov 23, 2011
A bedroom fire caused about $2,000 in damages Tuesday night in Lahaina, Maui firefighters said.
The homeowner used a fire extinguisher on a burning mattress after the first started about 7 p.m. at 448 Wainee St. Firefighters arrived and extinguished the flames at 7:20 p.m.
The occupants escaped without injuries, and the fire was confined to the first-floor bedroom of a 4,000-square foot, 2-story wooden home. The cause was undetermined.