Watertown Fire Rescue quickly knocks down dumpster fire

July 19, 2022
Mike Tanner


WATERTOWN, S.D.–Watertown Fire Rescue made quick work at a dumpster fire last night.


They were called to a report of a fire in a roll off dumpster behind a new construction apartment complex at 1604 4th Street Northeast at 7:00 p.m.


They arrived to find insulation smoldering in the bottom of the dumpster.


They were on the scene for only about 20 minutes.


The cause of the fire is unknown.