Thursday, June 19, 2014

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June 19, 2014
4:30 p.m.

Bowman Fire Reported Near Pringle

Pringle, SD – A fire has been reported earlier today and crews are enroute to  approximately 3 miles straight east of Pringle, SD in the Bowman Ridge Area.
The Bowman Fire size is estimated to be approximately one acre and better information will be available when crews arrive on scene.  Early reports are that the fire is in an area with lots of fuels on the ground with significant amounts of dead and down trees.   At this time the cause is unknown, and whether it is on public or private land
Engines responding include one Federal, two State and Volunteer Fire Departments from Argyle, Custer and Pringle.  One handcrew is also enroute.

Smoke is visible from the Pringle area.  Updates will be available as we get more information or at