House fire temporarily closes Mott Smith Drive
Updated On: Mar 29 2013 04:17:32 PM HST
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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