Second-alarm fire destroys cars, building near Moxee

Second-alarm fire destroys cars, building near Moxee

Firefighters are battling a brush fire Wednesday afternoon off Birchfield Road near Moxee.

The second-alarm fire destroyed several vehicles and a workshop that contained tools and welding supplies. The cause is under investigation.

Fire crews arrived to black smoke filling the sky around 1:30 p.m. The blaze is expected to be contained before 3:30 p.m., according to the East Valley Fire Department.

About 30 firefighters from multiple agencies responded to the scene.