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Basement destroyed by fire

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YAKIMA, Wash.-- A fire in Yakima broke out in the basement of a home on the 600 block of South 11th Avenue Saturday night.

Fire crews got the call just before 10 o'clock.

When firefighters arrived, they saw flames come from the basement and heavy smoke throughout the home.

Luckily no one was home at the time, and crews were able to keep the fire in one room.

They estimate the damage at around $40,000.