firereports2011new c 300MADISONVILLE, Ky. (11/6/13) - The Madisonville Fire Department released the following reports Nov. 6.

On Wednesday, Nov. 5, at approximately 1:36 p.m., the MFD received alarm from Central Dispatch for a small brush fire at the junction of West Noel Avenue and Rose Creek Road. Upon arrival Engine-3 crew encountered a small brush fire approximately eight foot wide and 25 foot long, with most of that area already burned and not much actual flames working. The fire was extinguished with flapper tools and water extinguishers. All hot spots were extinguished and the scene was deemed safe. No further actions were taken and unit returned to station.

On Wednesday, Nov. 5, at approximately 2:07 p.m., the MFD received an alarm from Central Dispatch for a brush fire on Dulin Street. Arriving units found three smoldering hot spots where there had been a small grass fire. Residents from across the street had used a garden hose to put out most of the small fire. Firefighters used a 50 foot section of 1 3/4 hose to finish extinguishing the fire and soak down the area. The scene was deemed safe and all units returned to quarters.

Amber Averitt
SurfKY News
Information Provided by the Madisonville Fire Department

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 5810

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5387

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5152

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5090

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4263

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 4071

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13736

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11602

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 29, 2015 975

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 29, 2015 887

Should Inactivity be Classified as a Disease?

by Mallory Powell
March 29, 2015 718

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 695

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 29, 2015 657

North American Stainless to Make $150 Million…

by Office of the Governor
March 29, 2015 623

Market Commentary - March 29, 2015

by Randall L. Franklin
March 29, 2015 601

Gov. Beshear, Federal Officials to Announce New…

by Office of Governor
March 29, 2015 548

Legislator's Log - Week of March 29, 2015

by Brent Yonts
March 29, 2015 537

UK Experts to Discuss Cancer Care on KET

by Allison Perry
March 29, 2015 528

Dave Says - March 29, 2015

by Dave Ramsey