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Posted on September 21, 2021 at 10:38 AM by Michelle Delaney

Occurred: 8/31/2021 4:17PM

Location: SD Hwy 30/472nd Ave

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and Brookings Fire Department responded to the above location for hay bales smoldering. Upon arrival, crews found four round hay bales, positioned in a line of many bales, were smoking. The Brookings Fire Department with the assistance of the land owner were able to separate the bales and extinguish the fire. The damage of the incident is estimated at $400.00.

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006