YAKIMA, WASHINGTON — Yakima County firefighters saw multiple fires today with one, being several rows of arborvitae, which is a type of softwood, which burns very quickly.

Credit: YCFD

The second incident, was a small brush fire off of Highway 12, near the 40th Avenue offramp.

Firefighters were able to extinguish both fires quickly and keep it from extending further into the brush and nearby structures.

No word on the cause.

No one was reported as being injured.

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