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May 31

Fire

Posted on May 31, 2022 at 8:04 AM by Michelle Delaney

Occurred: 5/26/2022 8:52PM 
Location: US14/485th Ave 
Vehicle: 2013 Case IH 235 Magnum

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and Elkton Fire Department responded to the above location for a tractor which was fully engulfed in flames. The tractor was being used to agitate a lagoon when it suddenly started on fire. The fire quickly spread and started a nearby Caesar 652 M1 compressor on fire as well. The cause of the fire remains unknown at this time. Total loss of the incident is estimated $125,500.

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