YAKIMA, Wash. -- Police say a man doused a woman with a flammable liquid and set her on fire during an argument Thursday at an apartment in Yakima.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reports the 55-year-old woman is reported in stable condition at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Officers arrested the 48-year-old man for investigation of assault and arson.

Flames spread through a bedroom and caused an estimated $50,000 damage to the apartment.

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