Hawaii evacuated as smoke rages in Maui brush fire

Hawaii’s island of Maui has been evacuated after a brush fire has sent smoke across the island from the Central Valley.

In time-lapse footage filmed yesterday (July 11), smoke can be seen rising with aid from the wind.

Emergency alerts have been issued to residents but so far, nobody has been injured.

Fire crews are on standby to tackle the blaze.

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