Water Rescue in Broad Run Park

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.


Backing up Mt. Washington

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.

Rope Rescue: 5/15/2018

FCFD responded on a rope rescue at the 11000 block of Willow Branch Dr. the patient was a construction worker who sustained injuries to his leg while atop a 2nd story home under construction. He quickly received aid and was rescued by some of our newly certified Rope Rescue Technicians!

Wreck: Bardstown rd. @ Little Springs

7134 and 7181 responded to a MVA with a rescue. 1 victim was extricated from their vehicle and transports by Louisville Metro EMS.

Dump Truck Rollover

Friday afternoon 7134 & 7181 responded to Thixton lane on an overturned dump truck with the driver still inside. FCFD quickly worked to help remove the driver with only minor injuries.

Fire in Mt. Washington: 3/14/18

On March 14th 7134 assisted Mt. Washington Fire to extinguish a residential fire in the 2900 block of Flatlick RD. Everyone was able to make it out of the safely.

Wreck on Bardstown Rd: 3/13/18

On March 13th Fern Creek responded to an injury accident on Bardstown rd. First arriving units found a 3 car MVA. 2 adults and 1 infant were transported by Louisville Metro EMS with non-life threatening injuries.

Extrication: S. Hurtbourne and S. Watterson Trail

On the night or March 8th, engine 7134  and rescue 7181 responded to a car wreck with a rescue. Upon arrival crews found that 2 cars had collided in the intersection of S. Hurstbourne and S. Watterson Trail.  Two victims had to be extricated from their vehicle.  A total of four patients were transported from the scene by Louisville Metro EMS.

Extrication on Billtown Rd: 2/23/2018

On Friday at 5 pm Fern Creek responded to an auto accident with a rescue. Engine 7134 worked to free the driver from the car. The victim was transported with what were believed to be non life threatening injuries.

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