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Multiple structure fires keep YFD busy

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YAKIMA, Wash.-- The Yakima Fire Department responded to 2 structure fires Friday night, both around 9:30pm.

The first happened on the 200 block of S. 6th St.

People in the apartment were able to put it out quickly and it only caused about $400 in damage.

The second fire was at a home on S. 8th Ave, the fire was coming from the attic and caused substantial damage to the home.

4 engines and other units helped put out the fire but it did cause about $40,000 worth of damage.

The homeowner was able to get out of the home without any injury.

Yakima Fire says it was caused by cigarettes.