Watertown Fire Rescue

Watertown Fire Rescue responded to a grass fire on Thursday at 3:02 PM. 

The grass fire was located about 6 miles south of Watertown. Upon arriving on scene crews found a small fire that was burning in a ditch and some cattails in a slough next to the ditch that were on fire.

Crews extinguished the fire quickly and were on-scene for about  Crews were on scene for about 20 minutes extinguishing the remaining hot spots.

The total area that burned was less then 1 acre. A cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.