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Crews fight early morning fire in Sioux Falls

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Crews fight early morning fire in Sioux Falls
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls firefighters took 40 minutes to get a house fire under control early Wednesday morning.

Authorities say firefighters were on scene shortly after midnight and found the home's garage engulfed in flames.

Authorities say the home's occupants evacuated before firefighters arrived. One dog and two cats were rescued from the home. Another cat died from smoke inhalation.

Authorities say the home sustained moderate smoke damage. The Red Cross responded to assist the homeowners.

Associated Press
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