Hill City Volunteer Fire Department battles evening structure fire

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Photo credit: Kelly Fetter, WRFM

CUSTER, S.D. — Hill City Volunteer Fire crews responded just after 8 p.m. Thursday to a fire in a detached garage in the 400 block of Allen Gulch Road.

The crews first arriving on scene found the fire with moderate smoke extending into the roof.

Facing below-freezing temperatures, firefighters were able to keep the fire to the original structure. An adjacent residential structure was damaged due to the radiant heat.

No injuries were reported.

Responding agencies included: Pennington County 911, Hill Volunteer Fire Department, Hill City Ambulance Service, Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, Black Hills Electrical Cooperative.

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