Child Locked in a Vehicle

On 08/14/2016 at 1915 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 100 block of Caldwell Avenue for a report of a child locked inside of a vehicle.  Upon arrival, crews found a small child locked into a car that was not running.  Crews had to break the glass to the vehicle in order to free the child.  Crews evaluated the child and were on scene for about 20 minutes.

MVC with Possible Entrapment

On 08/04/2016 at 1033 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 1478 E John Rowan BLVD for a report of a MVC with possible entrapment.  When crews arrived they did not find any patients entrapped in the vehicle.  Fire crews assisted EMS with patient care and were on scene for about a half hour.

Fire on the Bluegrass Parkway

On 08/03/2016 at 2026 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of furniture on fire on the back of a trailer near the 25mm on the Bluegrass Parkway.  When crews arrived they found several pieces of furniture on fire on the side of the roadway.  Crews extinguished the fire and were on scene for about a half hour.

Gas Leak at Taco Bell

On 08/11/2016 at 0922 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a gas leak at the Taco Bell located at 3818 E John Rowan BLVD.  When crews arrive the building had been evacuated.  Crews checked over the building with special air monitoring equipment.  It was determined that the hood system had not been operational.  The business management was advised that they could not use gas fired appliances without the operation of the hood system due to carbon monoxide build up.  Management decided to close the business until repairs could be made.  The business re-opened around 1500 hours the same day.

Shed Fire South Ann Drive

On 07/21/2016 at 0203 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 1300 block of South Ann Drive for a report of an explosion, a shed on fire, and a female lying on the ground.  When first due engine arrived on scene the shed was fully involved with two exposure risk.  Police and EMS attended to the female patient.  Crews extinguished the fire and overhauled the structure.  Crews were on scene for about three hours and the incident is still under investigation.

Gas Can Lit on Fire

On 07/20/2016 at 0630 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 300 block of Camptown Road for a report of a gas can on fire in the backyard of this residence.  Upon arrival crews found a small pile of debris and a gas can on fire.  Crews extinguished the fire and notified the Fire Marshal for an investigation.  Crews were on scene for about an hour and the incident is still under investigation.  If you have any information to this incident contact the Fire Marshal at Bardstown Fire Department at 349-6562.

MVC with Entrapment at the Intersection of E John Rowan and Culpepper

On 07/17/2016 at 2256 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a head on collision with possible entrapment and possible four patients at the intersection of E John Rowan Blvd and Culpepper St. When crews arrived on scene they found one patient entrapped in the vehicle.  Crews used the jaws of life to pop open the driver side door and assisted EMS with patient removal.  Crews were on scene for about an hour.