2 people die in house fire


HONOLULU (AP) — Two people have died in a house fire in Honolulu.

Officials with the Honolulu Fire Department said the fire in Waipahu early Tuesday morning destroyed the home.

Firefighters were alerted to the blaze at 12:45 a.m. By the time they arrived less than 10 minutes later, the front of the home was engulfed in flames. It took about another half-hour to bring the fire under control.

Officials say the bodies of a man and a woman were found in the home. A third person was able to escape. The cause of the fire is being investigated.

 

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