GRANDVIEW - A metal storage building at 2811 Bethany Road was destroyed by fire early Saturday morning.
The 30-foot by 70-foot shed, belonging to George Johnson, was consumed by fire and on the ground when Yakima County Fire District #5 firefighters arrived just after 2 a.m., according to Capt. Ken Shipman. The fire was extinguished.
The building was empty and unoccupied at the time of the fire, said Shipman. The estimated loss is $20,000.
Yakima County Fire District #5 officials have forwarded information on the blaze to the Yakima County Fire Marshall's Office. The fire is still under investigation.