Fast-moving brush fire prompts closure of Kona road


Fire crews are now responding to a fast-moving runaway brush fire on Hulikoa Drive, above Matsuyama Store on Queen Kaahumanu Higway in Kailua-Kona.

The fire is reportedly heading mauka and north toward Lokahi Makai Apartments. No structures are threatened at this time, authorities reported.

Hulikoa Drive is currently closed.

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