An early morning fire has put a family out of their home in northwest of Sioux Falls.
The call came in as garage fire near Highway 38 and Ellis Road around 3:15 a.m.
The fire spread to the house. Smoke alarms woke the family of five in time for everyone to get out safely. The garage was completely destroyed along with three vehicles.
The house received extensive fire and smoke damage.
Members of the family are grateful to all of the friends, family and neighbors who have reached out during this time. The Red Cross is also working with the family.