Garage, Vehicle Damaged in Fire

Fire damages a garage and a vehicle — it happened yesterday afternoon, shortly after 4pm at a residence on 455th Avenue near 216th Street.

The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call and found smoke arising from a garage; inside a pickup truck was on fire. The residents of the home were not present at the time.

Emergency units were able to extinguish the blaze. The Arlington Fire, Brookings Fire, Aurora Fire, Bruce Fire, Elkton Fire, Sinai Fire, Volga Fire, and White Fire Departments also responded. The Sheriff’s Office estimates total damage at $15,000.