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Hawaii 'Fire Tornado' Lights Up Big Island (VIDEO)

08/28/2010 11:11 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

On Wednesday, video surfaced of an eerie 'fire tornado' that sent flames spinning high into the sky in Brazil (WATCH HERE).

Now, CNN brings us a strikingly similar clip of a 'fire tornado' in Hawaii.

According to KITV, the daunting spectacle was a product of a brush fire that firefighters were attempting to contain near the Pohakuloa Training Area on the Big Island on Sunday. The blaze claimed at least 1,400 acres.

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