YFD Responds to Structure Fire on Fairbanks Avenue

A structure fire caused an estimated $350,000 in damages in the 1300 block of Fairbanks Avenue early this morning, Wednesday, October 20th.

Yakima Fire Department (YFD) firefighters were called to the scene at 5:34 am Wednesday. They found the structure heavily involved on the street side of the house. The occupant of the house safely evacuated. No injuries were reported.

The house and its contents were considered a total loss.

The cause of the fire is unknown and remains under investigation.

Twenty-two firefighters responded. Crews were scene for about 150 minutes.