Mobile home fire in Watertown results in minor damage

April 21, 2023
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–Watertown Fire Rescue was called out Thursday night to a mobile home fire.

The fire call to 408 12th Street Southeast came in around 6:45.

Fire crews arrived to find the occupants of the home had already gotten out, and said it was a grease fire on the stove.

Firefighters were concerned the flames may have spread into the ceiling of the kitchen area, but that did not happen.

The home sustained light smoke and fire damage. Crews were on the scene for about 30 minutes.