Fern Creek would like to introduce the newest members of our career staff.
Jacob, Alex and Zack have moved over from our volunteer staff. Corey joins us from Eastwood FD and Jason is from Louisville Fire Department. With the hiring of these 5 team members we are now able to run to engine companies to better serve the community of Fern Creek.
At 12:20 PM on June 1st FCFD was dispatched to Broad Run Park in the Parklands to a child stranded on Floyd’s Fork. Our members were able to quickly respond. Our swift water team was able to deploy our recently purchased rescue boat and successfully return the child, uninjured, to her parents.
This rescue was feature on WLKY. To check our their article and video click the link below.
In the early morning of May 22nd crews from Fern Creek responded with Mt. Washington Fire department on a structure fire off Stone Meadow Drive. 7131 and 7133 assisted in extinguishing the fire. No injuries were reported.
7134 and 7181 responded to a MVA with a rescue. 1 victim was extricated from their vehicle and transports by Louisville Metro EMS.