Smell of gas in the area

On 01/16/2017 at 2130 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department responded to the intersection of Butler and Purcell Avenues for a report of the smell of gas in the area.  Crews arrived on scene and checked the area but was unable to find the source for the odor.  Crews were on scene for about 25 minutes.

Smoke scare at Dollar General

On 01/15/20107 at 1134 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the Dollar General Store on Bloomfield Road for a report of sparks and smoke coming from a refrigeration unit.  Upon arrival crews found light smoke in the building and found that a wire had been severed and was shorting out against the unit.  Crews turned the breaker off for that unit and were on scene for about 30 minutes.

Extinguishing System activation at Fuji Seal

On 01/15/2017 at 0841 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to American Fuji Seal for a report of an active alarm due to an extinguishing system activation.  When crews arrived on scene they were met by maintenance personnel who advised that there had been an activation of the CO extinguishing system in the paint mixing room.  Crews checked the area but could find no reason for the activation.  Crews were on scene for about 30 minutes.

MVC with entrapment E John Rowan Blvd

On 01/14/2017 at 2322 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department responded to the intersection of Spencer Mattingly Lane and E John Rowan Blvd for a report of a single vehicle MVC with entrapment.  When crews arrived on scene they found a single vehicle against a telephone pole with heavy intrusion into the driver side door.  Crews had to extricate the patient from the vehicle and assisted EMS with patient care.  Crews were on scene for about an hour.

Extinguishing system activation

On 01/12/2017 at 0719 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of an active alarm due to extinguishing system activation at 901 Nutter Drive.  When crews arrived they were met by plant personnel who advised they did have a extinguishing system activation.  Crews checked the area for possible reasons for the discharge but was unable to find any.  Crews were on scene for about 20 minutes.

Smoke scare 300 block of Camptown Road

On 1/10/2017 at 2335 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 300 block of Camptown Road for a report of a burning smell inside the residence.  The crews conducted an investigation and found some wiring within the indoor HVAC had melted.  Power was turned off to the unit and the tenants were advised not to use it until repairs could be made.  Crews were on scene for about 30 minutes.