POSTED: 12:01 p.m. HST, Jul 20, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 10:37 a.m. HST, Jul 21, 2014
A man was taken to the hospital on Sunday morning after his St. Louis Heights home caught on fire, Honolulu Fire Department officials said.
Firefighters responded to 1463 Pule Place at 7:33 a.m. and had the fire under control at 7:56 a.m.
The fire was completely extinguished at 9:28 a.m.
Two people live in the house but only one occupant, a man in his 60s, was home at the time of the fire. He was transported by EMS for injuries to his hand.
The house is considered to be a total loss, officials said.
The cause, origin, and damage estimate are still being investigated.
No other injuries were reported.