Residential structure fire in Rapid Valley quickly extinguished

The Rapid Valley Volunteer Fire Department responded to a house fire on Avenue "A" in Rapid Valley.

RAPID VALLEY, S.D. – The Rapid Valley Volunteer Fire Department responded to report of smoke in a residential structure at 4316 Avenue “A”, Rapid Valley Monday night.

Courtesy of the Pennington County Fire Service

Firefighters found the structure with light to moderate smoke and were able to confine the fire to the room of origin, stopping the spread of the flames to the rest of the structure. The house sustained light fire damage. No injuries were reported to firefighters, civilians or domestic animals.

The structure was unoccupied.

Photo courtesy of the Pennington County Fire Service

Agencies Responding:
Rapid Valley Volunteer Fire Department, Box Elder Volunteer Fire Department, Pennington County 911, North Haines Volunteer Fire Department, Rapid City Fire Department and Ambulance Service, West River Electrical Cooperative, Montana Dakota Utilities, Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, and the Pennington County Fire Service.

Information from press release provided by Pennington County Fire Services
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