YFD Responds to Triplex Fire on Willow Street

A triplex under construction in the 1100 block of Willow Street sustained damages estimated at $50,000 following a fire Wednesday morning, March 31st.

The Yakima Fire Department (YFD) was called to the scene at 7:41 am today, Wednesday, and found an exterior fire that had moved into the interior of the single-story structure.

No injuries were reported.

A total of 29 firefighters responded. Crews were on scene for nearly one-and-a-half hours. The Yakima Training Center Fire Department assisted.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by YFD’s investigations division. The fire may have been set intentionally.

Anyone with information about the fire is asked to call YFD at 575-6060.