Fire reported at 900 block on 8th Avenue SE

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release) On October 24, 2022 at approximately 8pm Aberdeen Fire Rescue was dispatched to a structure fire in the 900 block of 8th Ave SE. When fire crews arrived, a detached garage was found to be engulfed in flames. Fire personnel were able to control the fire; however, the adjacent home did suffer fire damage. Neighboring residences were temporarily evacuated. Fire crews were able to save much of the residence, but there is significant damage to the rear of home and a vehicle. The garage is considered a total loss. No firefighter or civilian injuries were reported and the fire remains under investigation. Red Cross will be assisting occupants with temporary housing.