Maui Residents Had Moments to Make Life-or-Death Decisions

From an AP story by Claire Galofaro and Matt Sedensky headlined “They were alone in their fight to survive. Maui residents had moments to make life-or-death choices.”:

The smoke was starting to blot out the sun. Winds were howling, and heat bore down as flames licked the trees on the horizon. The power had been out all day, so Mike Cicchino thought he’d drive to the hardware store for a generator. He turned off his street, and in an instant, his Lahaina neighborhood seemed to spiral into a war zone.