Southern Hills Fires Quickly Doused On Sunday


Two wildfires were reported on Sunday between Custer and Hot Springs by the Great Plains Fire Information.

The Beaver Fire was called in at 7:06 on Sunday evening 4 miles east of Pringle. The fire was contained by 7:30 pm.

The other blaze was the Elephant Fire 9 miles south of Custer on highway 385. It was reported at 3:58 on Sunday afternoon and extinguished by 5:30 pm.

Neither fire grew larger than a 10th of an acre.