UPDATE: CAUSE AND DAMAGE ESTIMATE FOR TWO-ALARM FIRE IN WAIANAE

UPDATE: On Monday, September 6, 2021, the Honolulu Fire Department’s Fire Investigator concluded the investigation for the September 3, 2021 building fire at 86-479 Paheehee Road in Waianae, which is the correct address of the two-alarm blaze. A fire determination could not be made due to the significant amount of fire damage and multiple fire causes. Therefore, investigators have classified the cause of this fire as undetermined.

The total damage estimate is $235,000, including $10,000 to the structure and $225,000 to its contents and vehicles.