Bowling Green Fire Department responds to two fires Tuesday night

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.  – The Bowling Green Fire Department was dispatched to two fires Tuesday night.

At 6:19 p.m. firefighters responded to a structure fire at 270 Porter Pike. Upon arrival, crews observed turbulent black smoke coming from the structure.

Multiple trucks and 24 personnel responded to the scene.

As of 9:19 p.m. the fire was under control. However the building’s roof collapsed. No one was inside.

No injuries were reported. The origin and cause of fire is currently under investigation.

While on scene at the structure fire on Porter Pike, units were dispatched to a second structure fire around 7:03 p.m. at Cameron Park Apartments.

Select crews were released from the Porter Pike area to respond to the additional structure fire call.

Upon arrival at Cameron Park Apartments, smoke was observed coming from one of the apartment units.

A resident of Cameron Park Apartments notified crews of a dog in the apartment. Crews were able to locate the dog and bring him to safety.

BGFD along with members of EMS provided the dog with oxygen. EMS was monitoring the dogs’ condition as of 9:22 p.m., according to a release from the fire department.

The fire was under control at 9:22 p.m. and no injuries have been reported at this time. The origin and cause of fire is currently under investigation.