Vehicle Fire Reported in Brookings County

Brookings Fire Department and the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office respond to a vehicle fire.

It happened yesterday morning shortly before 6pm on 471st Avenue near 203rd Street.

A 1997 Chevy Tahoe was being driven northbound when the vehicle lost power and began smoking. The fire department arrived and was able to extinguish the blaze. The Sheriff’s Office reports total damage to the vehicle is estimated at $3,000.