This week is National Fire Prevention Week

PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- This is National Fire Prevention Week.

Pierre Volunteer Fire Department Chief Ian Paul says smoke detectors are a critical piece of fire safety.

Paul says fire extinguishers are another important tool for fire safety.

This year’s designation marks the 100th anniversary of National Fire Prevention Week™ and the theme is “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape™.”

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