Fire Destroys Apartments in Yakima

Three families are without a home tonight after an early morning apartment fire scorches multiple units in Yakima.

Firefighters say it happened on the corner of eighth and west walnut avenues around six.

The two alarm fire tore through three units causing an estimated $210,000 worth of damage.

No injuries were reported however one victim's cats are unaccounted for.

Investigators say a free standing fan is the cause of this accidental fire.