Vehicle Extrication 23mm Bluegrass Parkway

On 05/11/2017 at 1124 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a injury accident, vehicle versus tractor trailer with possible three people entrapped.  When fire crews arrived on scene, they found an overturned passenger vehicle with four patients and a tractor trailer embedded into the woods on the west bound side of the roadway.  Crews found four patients in the passenger vehicle with only one being viable.  State Police was investigating the scene and the cause of the accident.  Crews were on scene for 3.5 hours.

Vehicle Fire 200 Block of W John Fitch

On 05/10/2017 at 0913 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a vehicle fire near a commercial structure in the 200 block of W John Fitch.  When the first unit arrived, the owner of the commercial structure had discharged a fire extinguisher into the engine compartment extinguishing most of the fire.  Crews used a water extinguisher to extinguish all other hot spots.  A nest was found in the engine compartment and is believed to be the cause of the fire.  Crews were on scene for about 20 minutes.

Pallet Fire at the rear of Wal-Mart

On 05/03/2017 at 1957 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department responded to a report of pallets on fire at the rear of Wal-Mart.  When fire crews arrived they found approximately 25 pallets on fire.  Crews extinguished the fire and conducted overhaul.  An investigation is under way to determine the cause of the fire.  Juveniles were seen in the area.  Crews were on scene for about an hour.

Vehicle Fire 100 Block of Kenton Dr

On 04/30/2017 at 1839 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a vehicle on fire near a residence in the 100 block of Kenton Dr.  When crews arrived, the owner had most of the fire extinguished.  Crews overhauled the vehicle and extinguished any hot spots.  Crews were on scene for about 20 minutes.

Vehicle Fire in Taco Bell Parking Lot

On 04/22/2017 at 1320 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department responded to a report of a vehicle on fire in the parking lot of Taco Bell located at 171 W John Rowan Blvd.  Upon arrival of the first due engine there was heavy fire in the engine compartment.  Crews extinguished the fire and conducted overhaul.  Crews were on scene for about 40 minutes.