Just after 03:00 a.m. Saturday, the Watertown Police Department along with Watertown Fire Rescue were dispatched to the 400 block of South Lake Drive for a residence that was on fire.
The residence was fully engulfed when officers arrived.
The home owner, Donald Crouse, 91, of Watertown was discovered inside the residence
deceased. No foul play is expected in relation to this incident.
The cause of the fire is currently under investigation by the Watertown Police Department, Watertown Fire Rescue, Division of Criminal Investigation, and the Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Agency.