Tornado Search and Rescue Response
Red Fern Area/Woodhill Subdivision
Call Received 1305
On Scene 1313
Leaving Scene 1730
Campbellsville Fire-Rescue was dispatched to a report of a possible tornado touchdown with multiple structures involved in several areas of Taylor County. While en-route to the scene fire command verified a tornado was on ground and requested national weather service to issue a tornado warning.
*Upon arrival to the Woodhill Subdivision and Red Fern Area fire crews found multiple damaged structures, downed trees and down power lines was down. A primary and secondary search and rescue operation was initiated. We found no injuries, no fatalities and no missing persons.
*A natural gas leak was found at one residence and mitigated by fire crews. A piece of debris penetrated a natural gas meter on a residence with high levels of natural gas noted.
*Fire crews also assisted with incident management and logistical needs until regional emergency management officials arrived on the scene.
*Multiple other routine runs including fire alarms, ems assist and motor vehicle accidents.
28 Firefighters on scene
CFD Apparatus on scene
Rescue 1, Engine 2, Ranger 10, Squad 1 and Chief
TCFD Apparatus on scene
Mutual Aid To Cover City
Greensburg Fire Department
Mutual Aid On Scene
Georgetown Fire Department
Taylor County Fire Department
Lebanon Fire Department
Adair County Emergency Management
Region 10 Emergency Management
Campbellsville Taylor County Emergency Communications Center
Campbellsville Taylor County Emergency Medical Services
Taylor County RECC
Campbellsville Public Works
Taylor County Road Department