Fort Pierre Auto Body Destroyed in Early Morning Fire

FORT PIERRE, SD- A Fort Pierre business is a complete loss, but no one was injured after an early morning fire today (Tues.) in Fort Pierre.

Fort Pierre Volunteer Fire Department assistant chief Tye Odden says Fort Pierre Auto Body was engulfed in flames when they arrived around 2am.


Odden says windy conditions did not put surrounding structures in danger, but the cold temperature did cause some equipment to freeze.


The Pierre Volunteer Fire Department and the Pierre Rural Volunteer Fire Department each had units on scene to assist.