Overnight House Fire in Yakima

An electrical fire causes more than $20,000 worth of damage to a Yakima home last night.

It happened at a residence on the 1300 block of South 24th Avenue.  Firefighters were able to contain the flames to the basement.  A smoke detector notified the two adult occupants and they were able to escape safely.  Firefighters rescued their cat.

The Red Cross is helping the family out.