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Posted on: October 18, 2021

WFR responds to an injury accident

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Around 4 pm Oct 18, 2021 Watertown Fire Rescue responded to an injury accident at the intersection of 9th Ave SW and 21st St SW.  WFR responded with one ambulance and one Engine.  On arrival WFR found two vehicles involved one with front...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

WFR Responds to structure fire

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WFR was dispatched at 2:07pm Friday afternoon for a shed on fire in the 700 block ofy7  9th Ave NE.  Upon arrival firefighters found a medium sized garden shed on fire.  The owner of the shed was working on a small engine in the...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

WFR responds to fire at a manufacturing plant

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WFR was called at 345pm for a fire in an exhaust unit at Dynamic Engineering located at 221 Cessna Street today. Upon arrival found that all the employees had evacuated safely and some were attempting to extinguish the fire with fire extinguishers. The fi...

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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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Posted on: October 6, 2021

WFR responds to Car vs Motorcycle

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Around 8:30am Oct 6, 2021 WFR responded to a Car vs Motorcycle accident on Hwy 20 and 2nd Ave SW. One ambulance and one Engine responded to the scene.  WFR arrived on scene to find one car with front end damage that was turning onto 2nd Ave from ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

WFR responds to a two vehicle accident

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On October 5th, at 4:30 pm WFR responded to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of 22nd st SE and highway 212.  One engine and two ambulances responded to the scene. A car and mini van collided at the intersection with significant damage t...

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Posted on: October 3, 2021

Watertown Fire Rescue responds to Car Fire

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On October 3rd at approximately 3 am Watertown Fire Rescue was dispatched to the area of 169th Street and I29 for a vehicle fire. Upon arrival on scene just east of I29 Watertown Fire Rescue found a full size passenger car that was fully engulfed with fir...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

WFR responds to a combine fire

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WFR responds to a combine fire south of Watertown in Pelican Township.  WFR responded with two brush trucks and a tender.  When on scene, no visible flames were present.  Found many spots on the rear of the combine and in the en...

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Watertown Fire Rescue Responds to Collision on County Roads

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On Monday, September 27th, 2021 at 4:45pm, Watertown Fire Rescue was dispatched to the intersection of 176th St and 458th Ave southeast of Watertown for a two vehicle collision.  A car and pickup collided at the intersection causing the driver of...

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Posted on: September 26, 2021

WFR responds to Motorcycle Vs. Car

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Late yesterday afternoon, WFR responded to a 3 vehicle accident involving 2 motorcycles and a late model coupe.  The accident happened in the area of 26th Ave. NE and Hwy 81 N.  2 ambulances responded along with an Engine.  WFR ...

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