Allen house fire sends three kids to Colorado burn unit, one adult to Rapid City hospital

ALLEN, S.D. – Three children are being treated for burns in Colorado after a fire ripped through an Allen home Thursday evening. One other person is recovering in Rapid City.

According to the Martin Volunteer Fire Department, crews responded to the fire around 4:20 p.m. On scene, they found a home engulfed in flames.

Three young children and an adult were transported to Bennett County Hospital. The children were then transferred to the Colorado Burn Center and the adult was taken to Rapid City Monument Hospital.

Bennett County Ambulance, Oglala Sioux Tribe Emergency Management and Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety also responded to the fire.

The conditions of the injured is unknown.

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