On 11/18/2017 at 0605 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to assist Nelson County Fire and Rescue with an extrication of a male subject from his vehicle from a head on collision with a tree on Quarry Lane. The extrication took about 30 minutes.
At 1452 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 100 block of Sunset Drive for a report of a shed on fire. Crews were on scene within four minutes. Crews found a 23X12 shed with the north side of the shed involved with heavy fire. The shed was two separate sheds conjoined together to form one large shed. While suppression efforts were underway, the homeowner was found deceased inside of the burnt out part of the shed. Bardstown Police Department and the Kentucky State Fire Marshal’s Office was notified to assist in the death investigation. Crews were on scene for about four hours.