Rural home a total loss in fire

Brookings Fire Department Facebook photo: Firefighters work at the scene of a house fire in rural White.

WHITE – A home in rural White was a total loss in a fire Wednesday night, according to the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office.

The fire was reported at 7:10 p.m. at 48909 205th St., southeast of White, Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring said.

“The fire is believed to have stated from a wood burning stove that was located in the garage and spread to the residence. The home was a complete loss,” Sebring said.

Also responding was the White Fire Department, assisted by the Brookings Fire Department, Aurora Fire Department and White Ambulance, he said.