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Fire crews respond to Wahiawa brush fire

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Honolulu Fire Department crews responded to a brush fire near the three-way intersection of Kamehameha Highway, Kamananui Road, and Kaukonahua Road at 11:33 a.m. Wilikina st. and Kamananui rd. were both closed and a portion of Kamehameha highway was closed between Whitmore and Helemanu. Traffic was rerouted to Kaukonahua road but has now reopened. The fire was contained by 1:17 p.m. and fully extinguished by 3:36 p.m.  Several abandoned vehicles and debris within homeless camps in the area were damaged from the fire. An area of fifty acres were estimated to have been burned in the fire and no injuries were reported.

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