Published Tuesday, July 26, 2022, 1915 hours PT
The LEILANI FIRE is located 20 miles south of Waimea, Hawaii in the U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii-Pohakuloa Training Area (US DOD).
About 2,368 acres of tall grass and chaparral have been destroyed. There is an 80% containment status.
There are a total of seven total personnel and two engines still on the scene.
About $5,000 is the cost-to-date for fire suppression and containment effort expenses.
Minimal fire behavior with creeping, smoldering, and backing has been observed as activity on the fire line.
Limited details on this wildfire with local fire departments and on the web as far as fire news coverage goes.
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