Thread: South Dakotah LODD
08-07-2002, 12:58 AM #1
South Dakota LODD
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Man dies of injuries in fighting wildfire
(Rapid City-AP) -- A firefighter who was injured last week while
battling a Meade County prairie fire has died.
Dave Martin of Opal was burned while helping volunteer
firefighters and ranchers fight the blaze. He was taken to a burn
center in the Twin Cities.
A spokeswoman at Region's Hospital in St. Paul says Martin died
Meanwhile an elderly man from Red Owl is accused of setting the
Police have charged 71-year-old Ray Wicks with third-degree
arson and aggravated assault.
(Thanks KOTA-TV and KEVN-TV, Rapid City)
(Copyright 2002 by The Associated Press
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