Wildland fire in Pennington County destroys 25 acres

Local News
KELO fire flames generic

PENNINGTON COUNTY, S.D. (KELO) — The ongoing drought and recent heat hampered crews this weekend battling a wildland fire in Pennington County.

Volunteer firefighters were able to contain the fire to 25 acres, preventing it from destroying more pasture and ranching equipment.

Fire officials are reminding everyone to use extra caution with these dry conditions.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Continuing The Conversation
See Full Weather Forecast

Trending Stories

Don't Miss!

More Don't Miss