29 Dec Fast-Moving Hawaii Wildfire Burns Home, Destroys Church
December 28, 2020
Source: Maui Now
Approximate locations (according to media outlets) sustaining structural damage:
– Olowalu (Maui County, 96761)
*Home damage reported on Luawai Street; Church/community center destroyed on Olowalu Village Road (Identified as 801 Olowalu Village Road)
Update 4:35 p.m.: Damage Report from brush fire includes community hall/church
A community hall/church in the Olowalu Village area was completely destroyed, according to a survey conducted Sunday of the impacted area of the brush fire.
Two storage units and two vehicles at the same location also burned and are considered 100 percent losses.
A residence on Luawai Street also sustained fire damage to an exterior wall. Damages to this residence are estimated at $30,000.
Update 11:25 a.m.: Brush fire 90 percent contained.
As of 8 a.m. Sunday, the Olowalu brush fire is considered 90 percent contained. The burn area is estimated at approximately 760 acres.
For full report, please click the source link above.