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Posted on: May 22, 2019

WFR responds to a one vehicle rollover

Rollover Accident

Watertown Fire Rescue crews were called out to a rollover accident just before 11:30 AM at 166th St and 459th Ave today May 22nd, 2019. On arrival crews found a full size pickup on its driver's side in the ditch. The vehicle was occupied by a single perso...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Watertown Fire Rescue responds to Bailer on fire

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Around 12:33 am units from Watertown Fire Rescue responded to the area of 29th Street and 25th Avenue SE for a bailer that caught fire while bailing cornstalks early Thursday morning. The tractor was able to unhitch from the bailer and the fire was confin...

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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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Posted on: August 24, 2018

WFR Receives Grant from FireHouse Subs

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WFR Receives a $27,550 Grant from FireHouse Subs for Self Contained Breathing Apparatus.   FireHouse Subs will be having an Event to congratulate the South Dakota organizations that are receiving funds from their Public Safety Foundation. &nb...

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