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Posted on: September 17, 2019

WFR responds to head on collision

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  At approximately 5:00 am on Tuesday morning Watertown Fire Rescue crews responded to East Hwy 212 for a head on collision.  Upon arrival, crews found 2 vehicles that were involved in the incident, one on it's roof and one right side up...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

WFR Responds to Little Girl with Arm Stuck in Door

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WFR's Engine 4 and Medic 5 responded to the east part of town for a small child with her arm caught in a commercial door.  Engine 4 used the jaws of life spreaders to spread the door so EMS could safely remove and stabilize the arm.  The...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

WFR responds to down power line

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WFR responded to the area of 3rd Avenue North and Hwy 20 for downed power lines and poles.  Upon arrival, WFR found that a local company was moving large fuel storage tanks,  when crossing under wires, the manway on a the tank hit the ut...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Gas Leak Causes Evacuation of Chamber of Commerce Building

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Watertown Fire Rescue responded to 1 Kemp Ave East (Chamber of Commerce building) on September 11, 2019 at 08:35 AM for a gas leak.  Watertown Municipal Utilities requested assistance with a gas leak in the basement area of the building. &nbs...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Watertown Fire Rescue responds to structure fire.

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Watertown Fire Rescue was dispatched to 603 2nd St in Henry for a report of smoke coming from the chimney and eaves of the residence.  On scene fire crews found a 2 story house with an attached garage with light colored smoke coming from the 2nd ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

WFR Responds to 3 Vehicle Accident

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At around 1700 hours yesterday afternoon, WFR responded to a 3 vehicle accident at the corner of 5th St. and 1st Ave. SE.   Watertown Fire Rescue responded with 2 ambulances and a Rescue Truck.   WFR transported 2 injured patients to Pra...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

WFR Responds to Kennel Fire

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On the evening of November 28, 2018, WFR was called out to the city of Kranzburg for a reported kennel on fire.  Upon WFR's arrival, the structure was 60% consumed by fire and the contents were fully involved with fire.  A large portion ...

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