House destroyed by fire late Saturday in Artesian, no injuries
ARETESIAN -- A house on West First Street in Artesian was burnt to the ground after a fire was started just before 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Sanborn County Sheriff Tom Fridley said the fire is believed to be started by a cigarette, which the occupant was smoking.
The occupant was in the home at the time of the fire but was able to get out without injuries.
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