On September 22, 2022, at 7:20 p.m., Scott County 911 Dispatch received a call of a garage on fire on the 13xxx block of Steve Drive in Louisville Township.
Police and fire were dispatched and upon arrival, witnessed a large, detached garage fully engulfed in flames. Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire; however, damage to the building and its contents was substantial.
“We are grateful that no one was injured during the fire and thankful to our partners for their assistance in getting the fire under control,” said Sheriff Luke Hennen.
No foul play is suspected, and the cause of the fire is under investigation by the Scott County Sheriff’s Office and the State Fire Marshal.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Belle Plaine Fire Department, Chaska Fire Department, Jordan Fire Department, Mdewakanton Public Safety, Prior Lake Fire Department, Savage Fire Department, Shakopee Fire Department, and Allina Emergency Medical Services.