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.
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.
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.
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.