Fire Destroys Truck and Trailer

Damages are estimated at $85,000 following a fire that destroyed a semi-truck and trailer yesterday, Monday.

Yakima Fire Department (YFD) firefighters were called to 1500 North 6th Avenue at 2:35 pm yesterday. Crews arrived on the scene to find the truck and freight trailer both fully involved. YFD firefighters extinguished the fire and prevented it from spreading to other vehicles and structures in the area.

There were no injuries.

The fire originated in the refrigeration unit of the trailer, which was not loaded at the time of the fire.

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