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Oct 12

Fire

Posted on October 12, 2021 at 8:17 AM by Michelle Delaney

Reported: 10/10/2021 at 1:06PM
Location: 471st Ave/220th St
Vehicle: 2005 Chevy Impala

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office along with the Brookings Fire Department responded to the above location for a vehicle on fire. Upon arrival, crews discovered a Chevy Impala had a fire in the engine compartment. A deputy was able to extinguish the fire with a fire extinguisher until fire crews arrived and extinguished the remainder of the fire. It is unknown what caused the fire but the driver stated she was driving when the vehicle began to smoke. Damage of the incident is estimated to be $1,500.

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300