A home in White is lost to fire and one person is injured. Crews were called to the scene on the 300 block of West 4th Street at about 8:00 o’clock Friday morning.
According to Assistant Brookings County Sheriff Scott Sebring, the White, Aurora, Volga, Bruce, Brookings, Elkton and Sinai Fire Departments all responded as did the sheriff’s office, White Amublance and Brookings County Emergency Management.
When crews arrived, it was discovered the house was fully engulfed. The owner was able to exit the home but was transferred to the Brookings Emergency room by the White ambulance to be treated for unknown injuries.
The home and its contents are a total loss.
The Sheriff’s Office is investigating.
March 24, 2023