House fire temporarily closes Mott Smith Drive
TheBus not able to use the road while crews worked on fire
Fire officials say Mott Smith Drive was temporarily closed on Friday due to a house fire.
The first alarm was called just after 7:30 a.m. at the 2000 block of Mott Smith Drive in Makiki.
Flames were under control by 7:45 a.m. and extinguished at 7:55 a.m.
TheBus could not use Mott Smith Drive while fire crews were battling the flames.
Fire officials say the damage was confined to a bedroom. Investigators say the fire was set accidentally by a vagrant occupying the home. The person was not caught.
The home was scheduled to be demolished before the fire.
No injuries were reported.
Damage was estimated at $25,000.
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