POSTED: 10:05 a.m. HST, Apr 28, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 12:46 p.m. HST, Apr 29, 2013
A fire on Hawaii island destroyed a room that had been added on to a home on Nenue Street in Pahoa early Sunday morning.
Hawaii County firefighters responded to a 3;33 a.m. alarm and found a room attached to a single-story home on fire. Firefighters brought the fire under control at about 3:50 a.m., about 3 minutes after arriving on scene. The fire was extinguished by 3:55 a.m.
Damage to the room, which measured about 500 square feet, was estimated at $12,500.
There were no injuries. The cause has not been determined.