Fire destroys Yakima garage

A garage fire in Yakima causes $35,000 in damage Saturday night.

Yakima County firefighters say around 9:30 PM, they were dispatched to 1617 Penn Avenue for a structure fire involving a detached garage.

The garage was fully involved when units arrived on scene.

Crews were able to provide a quick knock down to protect two structures that were being threatened.

Units stayed on scene for about two hours to extinguish the fire.

The property owner Isaac Ciriano, told firefighters he was cutting metal with a cutting torch when he saw fire moving up the wall.

Ciriano says he tried to put out the flames with a fire extinguisher and a garden hose, but was unable to control the fire.

Nobody was injured.

The building and everything inside was destroyed.