Garage Fire at 2304 South Lake Avenue
At 3:20 a.m. on Sunday, January 1, 2017, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a garage fire at 2304 South Lake Avenue. Upon arrival, fire crews found heavy fire and smoke coming from the front of a detached garage.
The fire was extinguished within one hour of arrival. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded with four fire trucks, three support vehicles, and 19 firefighters. Crews were also assisted by Sioux Falls Police Department, Sioux Falls Public Works, Paramedics Plus ambulance, Xcel Energy, MidAmerican Energy, and the Red Cross.
There were no civilian or firefighter injuries. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Sioux Falls Fire Rescue would like to remind you to check the batteries in your smoke alarms.