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.
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.
On 02/15/2017 at 1912 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of an MVC with entrapment at the intersection of Templin Avenue and Lincoln Way. When crews arrived they found one vehicle on its side with one patient entrapped in the vehicle. Crews stabilized the vehicle, extricated the patient and assisted EMS with patient care. Crews were on scene for about 40 minutes.