On 12/4/2017 at 2246 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a machinery fire at the NPR Manufacturing facility at 680 Wilson Parkway. When crews arrived on scene they found heavy smoke coming from the back of the building. Crews used a 2″ hand line to gain control of the fire. The fire was contained to the machinery. Crews were on scene for about two hours.
On 11/28/2017 at 1246 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a vehicle fire at the 800 block of W Stephen Foster Avenue. When fire crews arrived, the found heavy fire in one vehicle and was moving into two other vehicles on both sides of the fire vehicle. Crews extinguished the fire and provided medical care to two subjects on scene who had suffered smoke inhalation. EMS was requested for the transport of one patient. The City’s Fire Marshal was requested to investigate. Crews were on scene for about an hour.
On 11/22/2017 at 2131 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched for a mutual aid request to the Nelson County Fire and Rescue Department for a report of a structure fire on Stinson Drive. Bardstown Fire Department Engine 1 was the first on scene with heavy fire showing at the rear of the structure. Crews deployed a 2″ attack line and a monitor nozzle and achieved a good knock down of the majority of the fire. NCFR units arrived on scene and a water shuttle operation was put in place. Even though the majority of the fire was knocked down, it was difficult to extinguish due to the balloon frame construction and the lack of structural integrity. Bardstown Fire units were on scene for about three hours. NCFR remained on scene for several more hours afterwards.
On 11/22/2017 at 1233 hours, the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to the 300 block of N 3rd St for a report of a cooking fire. When crews arrived on scene they found a pan with grease on fire. Crews removed the pan and ventilated the structure. Only slight heat damage to the stove hood occurred. Crews were on scene for about 40 minutes.