WALLA WALLA, Wash. -

A Walla Walla man was found dead inside a burning outbuilding at his home.

Walla Walla Fire Chief Bob Yancey says the fire apparently was set early Sunday by the man inside the shed.

The Union-Bulletin reports firefighters were temporarily held back by flammable liquids.

Walla Walla County Coroner Richard Greenwood identified the man as 52-year-old Gary Cable.