Honolulu firefighters: Waikiki hotel blaze intentionally set
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu firefighters say a fire that caused $1.8 million in damage to a high-rise hotel in Waikiki was intentionally set.
Fire Captain Scot Seguirant said Tuesday firefighters have referred the case to police for further investigation.
The blaze sparked near a storage room on the 14th floor of the 25-story Waikiki Beachcomber by Outrigger hotel Monday night. No one was injured.
A sprinkler system controlled the fire.
Nearly 60 firefighters responded.