Grass fire burns near Rapid City Regional Airport
UPDATE (5:41 p.m.): The fire is under control, and Longview Road is open.
RAPID VALLEY, S.D. — A large grass fire is burning just east of Rapid City Regional Airport.
The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office posted on their Twitter to warn people about the fire in the area, and that Longview Road is closed.
Longview Road is closed just east of Rapid City Regional Airport. Large grass fire burning in area. ￼ pic.twitter.com/4OzhryA658
— Pennington County SO (@PennCoSheriff) September 24, 2021
Videos courtesy of Pennington County Fire.
The fire is in the same area as a fire that crews responded to Thursday. That fire was contained at 110 acres.
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