BFD extinguishes Wednesday night semitrailer fire

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By Staff

The tires of a semitrailer carrying windshields caught on fire Wednesday night.

Shortly before 8:30 p.m., the Bardstown Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a semitrailer on fire with the trailer portion fully involved near the area of 405 N. Third St. Dispatch logs show the Bardstown Police Department also responded.

When crews arrived, they found a rear tire on fire and beginning to spread to the trailer. The fire department extinguished the fire and was on scene for about an hour. A portion of Third Street was shut down while crews were on scene.

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