Smoke scare West Stephen Foster Area

On 01/25/2017 at 0046 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 800 block of W Stephen Foster Ave for a report of the smell of plastic burning in the area.  Crews arrived on scene and conducted an investigation into the cause of the odor.  After searching the area, the crews were unable to find a cause for the odor.  Crews were on scene for about 30 minutes.

Active alarm at Life Care nursing home

On 01/24/2017 at 2337 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department responded to 120 Life Care Way, Life Care Nursing Home, for an activated sprinkler system.  Crews arrived on scene and investigated the cause of the alarm.  Crews determined that there was an issue with the air compressor on the sprinkler system.  Crews were on scene for about 30 minutes.

Smoke coming from a residence Pulliam Ave

On 01/23/2017 at 1655 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of smoke coming from the residence in the 700 block of Pulliam Ave.  When crews arrived they found light smoke showing from the roof line and the homeowner had already discharged a fire extinguisher.  Crews found some smoldering material around the exterior of the front door.  Crews used a water extinguisher to cool down the area and installed smoke detectors into the residence.  Crews were on scene for about 40 minutes.

Vehicle Fire Bluegrass Parkway

On 01/20/2017 at 1400 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of an overturned vehicle that was on fire at the 25 mm of the Bluegrass Parkway.  When crews arrived the vehicle was totally involved and all occupants of the vehicle have gotten out.  Crews extinguished the fire and were on scene for about an hour and twenty minutes.

Electrical short in a structure

On 01/22/2017 at 1537 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 400 block of Camptown Road for a report of an electrical outlet sparking.  When crews arrived they found a faulty outlet and shut the breaker off to that area.  Crews checked for any extension into the wall and found none.  Home owner was advised to contact an electrician prior to restoring power to that area.  Crews were on scene for about 30 minutes.

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.