Structure Fire at 503 South Spring Avenue

On January 3, 2017, at 7 p.m., Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire at 503 South Spring Avenue.

First-arriving crews found smoke coming from one unit of a multifamily building. The fire was extinguished within ten minutes of the first-arriving crews. Crews were able to hold the fire to the unit of origin. One resident was transported by ambulance to a local hospital for smoke inhalation. There were no firefighter injuries.

Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded with 4 fire trucks, 2 support vehicles, and a total of 18 personnel. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue was assisted on the scene by Sioux Falls Police and Paramedics Plus ambulance.

Sioux Falls Fire Rescue asks all residents to test their smoke detectors.