Structure Fire 200 block of S Kennett

On 04/09/2017 at 1941 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a structure fire in the 200 block of S Kennett Ave.  When fire crews arrived, they had moderate smoke showing from the front of the structure.  Crews made entry and encountered fire in the kitchen area.  Crews extinguished the fire and conducted salvage and overhaul.  Fire was started by unattended cooking.  Crews were on scene for about 2 hours.  Nelson County Fire and Rescue also provided mutual aid.

Commercial Structure Fire at Bluegrass Storage Buildings

On 03/01/2017 at 0134 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 100 block of Avondale Court for a report of a storage building on fire behind that residence.  When crews arrived on scene the found they had a 26 unit storage building on fire with fire venting through the roof and wind driving the fire into a 30 unit storage building next to it.  Crews set up an aerial master stream, three hand lines, and a monitor nozzle.  Command requested mutual aid from the Nelson County Fire and Rescue and from Northeast Nelson Fire Department.  The wind eventually drove the fire into the building next to the fire building and the apartments on Avondale were evacuated.  Crews extinguished the fire and had to conduct extensive overhaul.  Crews were on scene for nine hours.

Mutual Aid for Structure Fire

On 02/28/2017 at 0611 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched by request from the Nelson County Fire and Rescue for a report of a structure fire in the 1000 block of Barnes Road.  Crews assisted NCFR with extinguishment of the fire and were on scene for about an hour and 45 minutes.

MVC on 245 and Templin

On 02/28/2017 at 0515 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a MVC at the intersection of 245 and Templin.  When crews arrived on they provided patient care due to the accident and a for a gun shot wound.  Crews were on scene for about an hour.

MVC N 3rd St

On 02/24/2017 1446 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of an MVC with injuries and a vehicle on its side at the intersection of N 3rd St and Peebles’ entrance.  Crews assisted EMS with patient care and mitigated the scene.  Crews were on scene for about 45 minutes.

Fire at HEC Manufacturing

On 12/17/2017 at 2245 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of an active alarm due to a heat detector activation at HEC manufacturing.  When crews arrived they retrieved the keys from the Knox Box and could see smoke and flames from the front door.  The sprinkler system had been activated by the fire and kept the fire in check until crews could extinguish the fire with an 1 3/4″ hand line.  Crews ventilated the structure and were on scene for about two hours.

Mulch fire at Kroger

On 02/17/2017 at 1215 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to Kroger for a report of mulch on fire.  When crews arrived the employees had already extinguished the fire.  Crews checked for hot spots and re-wet the area.  Crews were on scene for about 15 minutes.