Kaneohe resident hospitalized with burns in early morning fire

Published On: Jul 25 2013 07:14:31 AM HST
Updated On: Jul 25 2013 08:30:35 AM HST

Emergency Medical Services officials say one person was injured in an early morning house fire in Kaneohe Thursday.

KANEOHE, Hawaii -

A woman was hospitalized with serious burns in an early morning house fire in Kaneohe Thursday, according to fire officials and neighbors.

It happened just before 2 a.m. on Kalenakai Place.

The fire was contained to the second floor.  One neighbor woke up to the inferno and started shooting a water hose at the fire.

The fire was contained by 2:17 a.m.  A second woman, who was on the first floor, was uninjured.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Damage is estimated at $220,000.  Fire officials also say there is significant water damage in the home.

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