UPDATE: CAUSE OF THE HAUULA HOUSE FIRE WAS ACCIDENTAL

UPDATE: The Honolulu Fire Department Fire Investigator has determined the cause of the fire on August 17, 2021 at 54-266 Kamehameha Highway in Hauula was accidental. The investigation revealed that this fire originated in a rear bedroom of the home due to the improper disposal of smoking materials such as a cigarette. Smoke alarms were observed inside the home. Damages are estimated at $223,000 to the structure and $16,000 to the contents.