(S.D.)-Great Plains Fire Information Updates As Of 10 AM
Rapid City, SD–Federal, state, and local VFD firefighters have nearly contained the Mossagate Fire and have released resources to other fires.
“It was a quiet night at the Mossagate Fire”, according to Incident Commander Brian Daunt, “we have completed mop-up and continue to patrol the perimeter." Daunt anticipates full containment later today.
Location: Ten miles northwest of Edgemont, SD
Size: 4,314 acres
Resources: 23 fire personnel, which includes 7 engines
During the night federal, state, and local volunteer fire departments responded to 3 additional fire starts.
West Crow Dam Fire
Location: Nine miles south of Edgemont, SD
Size: 0.25 acre
Location: One mile north of Pactola Reservoir in the Mystic Ranger District
Size: 0.1 acre
Powell Creek Fire
Location: Seven miles west of Pierre, SD
Size: 7 acres
Cause: Unknown – under investigation
The Rattle Snake Fire is 100 percent contained.
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