The body of a 77-year-old woman was found in a Kihei home heavily damaged by fire Friday morning, according to Maui County fire officials.
Fire crews were called to Kanani Road at around 5:45 a.m.
Fire officials say half of the house was burning when crews arrived.
The fire was brought under control by 7 a.m.
The woman was the only resident of the single-story house and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Maui County police identified the woman as Hazel Jones.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.