Fire damages garage, vehicle southwest of Brookings

July 26, 2022

Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D. – Several fire departments were called out Monday to a garage fire at a residence southwest of Brookings.


Fire departments from Brookings, Arlington, Aurora, Bruce, Elkton, Sinai, Volga and White were dispatched just after 4:00 p.m.


The resident was not at home when the fire started, but returned to find smoking coming from the garage.


Units arrived to find the garage and a pickup on fire.


The loss is estimated at $15,000.