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Mar 22

Vehicle Fire

Posted on March 22, 2022 at 8:36 AM by Michelle Delaney

Reported: 3/17/22 3:02PM
Location: 464th Ave/202nd St
Vehicle: John Deere 450 with loader

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and Bruce Fire Department responded to the above location for a tractor on fire. It was reported the operator was operating the tractor when he noticed flames coming from the engine compartment, he was able to unhook an attached grain cart and the units separated before the flames engulfed the tractor. The damage to the tractor is estimated at $50,000.

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