North Queen Anne four-alarm fire was intentionally set, causing $4.3 million in damage
SEATTLE -- The four-alarm fire that was still smoldering days after it started in north Queen Anne has been ruled an arson, according to the Seattle Fire Department. The massive blaze, which encompassed three buildings and two sheds, started Saturday night in the 3500 block of 6th Avenue West, along the Ship Canal near Seattle Pacific University. It's the largest fire that Seattle has seen in eight years.