Fire Destroys Dump Truck

Fire destroys a dump truck. It happened Sunday afternoon around 2:30 at a rural residence on 200th Street near 471st Avenue.

The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and Brookings Fire Department responded to a call and found a 1998 Ford Dump Truck fully engulfed in flames. The fire department was able to extinguish the fire, but the vehicle sustained an estimated $20,000 in damage. The Sheriff’s office says the truck hadn’t been used since June 24th; the incident remains under investigation.