Bullitt County fire engulfs home

Bullitt County fire engulfs home
(Source: Zoneton Fire Protection District) (Rich Carlson)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Zoneton Fire Protection District had a busy weekend, responding to 12 calls for service. Two of those were working structure fires, the agency said Saturday.

(Source: Zoneton Fire Protection District)
(Source: Zoneton Fire Protection District)

One call in particular led to a home devastated by flames.

A call from 5 a.m. Saturday morning was to a structure fire. Firefighters arrived to find a house engulfed in flames with no hope of saving anything, the department said.

(Source: Zoneton Fire Protection District)
(Source: Zoneton Fire Protection District)

Because the house was on fire, the gas line was burning and crews were unable to shut down the gas themselves. A couple of crews from LG&E had to step in to take care of the shutoff.

The Okolona, Highview and Shephersville Fire Departments came to assist with the fire.

(Source: Zoneton Fire Protection District)
(Source: Zoneton Fire Protection District)

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