Cold Brook Lake temporarily closed as firefighters battle Wind Cave fire

UPDATE: (12:10 p.m.) – According to the Great Plains Interagency Dispatch Center, the fire appears to be contained.

Wind Cave Fire

In total the fire has affected 0.25 acres.

UPDATE: (11:00 p.m.) – Cold Brook is now open.

The fire has now affected 0.25 acres.

HOT SPRINGS, S.D. — Cold Brook Lake is temporarily closed while helicopters are using water from the lake to fight a fire that’s burning in Wind Cave National Park.

In a Facebook post, Fall River County made the announcement and is asking that everyone remain out of the area.

The fire currently has affected .1 acres.

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