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On May 28, 2019 at 6:25pm, Watertown Fire Rescue was dispatched to the highway near 17432 US Hwy 81 for a car on fire. This is located about two miles south of Watertown. Engine 1 responded to the scene where they found a Toyota Camry with flames coming from the engine compartment. One handline was deployed to extinguish the fire. The fire was quickly put out and was confined to the engine compartment. No injuries were reported during the incident. Hwy 81 was shut down for about 10 minutes so crews could safely work around the vehicle. The Codington County Sheriff's Department assisted with the scene.