Several problematic properties torn down

YAKIMA, Wash. -- KIMA is continuing coverage of a troubled neighborhood in Yakima. Several properties were littered in trash. Now, it's been taken down by a bulldozer.

Demolition of five homes along South 20th Street finished Wednesday.

Crews removed asbestos from the property Friday.

The total project cost about $22,000.

A fence will be installed to keep out squatters.