Fire crews fight chimney blaze on Preston estate

Fire crews fight chimney blaze on Preston estate

UPDATE: Fire Contained At 21st Century Manufacturing In Lake Preston

LAKE PRESTON, S.D. (KSFY) – Emergency crews are currently fighting an industrial fire in the community of Lake Preston.

The fire at the 21st Century Manufacturing building in Lake Preston is contained, Lake Preston VFD chief Josh Buer told said. 

Buer said the fire was reported around 8 a.m. at the south side of the building. Heavy smoke prevented crews from reaching the fire early on but after ventilation, crews were able to contain the fire. 

KELOLAND's Sarah McDonald is on the scene and will have a report Wednesday on KELOLAND News.

Emergency crews are responding to an active fire at a factory in Lake Preston Wednesday morning. 

The Lake Preston Volunteer Fire Department posted on Facebook that multiple departments were on scene and the surrounding area working on the fire. 

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