Sunday was a very busy day for Maui first responders. At about 3:36 p.m. Sunday, Maui Fire Department’s Engine 3, Ladder 3 and Tanker 3 from Lahaina were dispatched to a report of a brush fire near the Dickenson Street area. Fire crews arrived at the intersection of Honoapiilani Highway and Dickenson Street to discover a fire in the open field mauka of the highway.
Total area involved was approximately three-quarters of an acre. At approximately 4:49 p.m., the perimeter of the fire was secured. The fire was called extinguished at 6:45 p.m. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time. There were no injuries or monetary fire damages to report.