Watertown Fire Rescue dispatched to Wednesday night grass fire

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April 29, 2021
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–Watertown Fire Rescue was dispatched to a grass fire Wednesday night.

The call to 1410 38th Avenue Northwest was called in around 6:30.

The fire started in a burn barrel and spread to a nearby pasture where between a half-acre and three-quarters of an acre burned.

The fire was quickly brought under control and extinguished. Only natural vegetation was burned.