Hawaii The cause of the fire is ‘unknown: The cause of the fire is ‘unknown’. The press conference concludes, but the discussion about the reasons for the fire hasn’t taken place yet.
Officials say that they don’t have an answer for it, and currently, finding out is not a priority.
Mayor Richard Bissen of Maui County says the fire started amid “prolonged dry conditions,” which suggest that the focus is still on saving lives.
He states that Maui is still “battling the fire.”
Major General Hara says that due to low humidity and strong winds, the fire ignited after “deteriorating conditions.”