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Posted on: November 25, 2021

WATERTOWN FIRE RESCUE WOULD LIKE TO WISH EVERYONE A WONDERFUL THANKSGIVING!!!

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WATERTOWN FIRE RESCUE WOULD LIKE TO WISH EVERYONE A WONDERFUL THANKSGIVING!!!
STAY SAFE AND REMEMBER WE'RE HERE IF YOU NEED US!!!

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Posted on: November 20, 2021

Watertown Fire Rescue Responds to House Fire

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At approximately 7:15 p.m. Watertown Fire Rescue responded to a report of a fire inside a home 8 4th Ave NW. Upon arrival, crews noted visible smoke inside the structure. The homeowner was on scene and reported to fire crews that no persons were inside th...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

Watertown Fire Responds to Interstate Accident

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WFR responded south on I29 last night for a injury accident.  The accident occurred around 5:30 pm at mile marker 174.  The accident was a rear end collision with mid-level damage.  One patient was taken by ambulance to Prairie ...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

WFR responds to gas leak

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WFR responded to a strong gas smell in the area of 1315 5th Ave. SE. at 02:26AM. Engine 4 crew on scene found a strong gas smell outside.  Municipal Utilities and Engine 4 crews investigated all gas valves on buildings in the area. The gas leak w...

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Posted on: November 6, 2021

WFR responds to Oven Fire

On 11/06/21 at 6:12 PM Watertown Fire Rescue responded to 1806 Westminster Ave. for a Oven Fire, Fire was out upon arrival. Fire was cooking related. After noticing the oven fire the resident did everything properly.

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Posted on: October 31, 2021

Watertown Firefighters respond to grass fire.

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Approximately 5:50PM Sunday, Watertown firefighters respond to a small fire in the grass along I-29. Firefighters were dispatched for a fire along I29 near mile marker 177 in the west ditch. Three firefighters and two brush trucks responded to the area be...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Chemical Inhalation Injury

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Watertown Fire Rescue responded to 2803 8th Ave SE Holiday Inn Express at approximately 12:26pm for a male with possible chemical inhalation injury in the pool and aquatics area of the business.  Paramedics arrived on scene and transported one pa...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

WFR Responds to a two vehicle accident

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Watertown Fire Rescue responded to 164th St and 447th Ave for a two vehicle accident involving a semi-truck and minivan around 9:30 AM. Rescue 51 and Medic 2 were assisted by Florence fire for traffic control and debris clean up. The semi-truck had damage...

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