Battle Creek structure fire held to a single alarm

HERMOSA, SD — At 3:30 Wednesday afternoon the Battle Creek Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire on Usera Drive in Hermosa.

Upon arrival Battle Creek firefighters observed an outbuilding on fire. The fire was contained to the structure of origin, stopping the spread of the flames to nearby infrastructure and other improvements.

The structure received extensive damage.  No injuries to firefighters, civilians or domestic animals were reported,

The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Custer County Sheriff’s Office and the South Dakota State Fire Marshall’s Office.


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