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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Sunday, March 7, 2010

Arson suspected as fire guts luxury home on Maui

Advertiser Staff

Maui firefighters worked all night Saturday to extinguish a house fire in Kapalua. No one was injured. Arson is suspected.

Crews from Lahaina, Napili, Kahului and Kihei battled the house fire at the Plantation Golf Estates in Kapalua.

First reported at 5:42 p,m, Saturday, the 2-story estate home on Keoawa Street was unoccupied. Fire crews worked through the night to control the fire before declaring it extinguished at 12:48 a.m. Sunday.

No other structures were damaged. Maui police said the fire appears suspicious and remains under investigation.