Lexington Fire Department


The Lexington Fire Department is one of only two departments in the state testing out a new piece of EMS equipment designed to control severe bleeding in seconds.

Chase Cavanaugh

Students, teachers, and firefighters gathered at Clays Mill Elementary School Tuesday morning to name this year’s Junior Fire Chief. 

Lexington Firefighter Terminated After Arrest

Sep 22, 2014

A Lexington firefighter who was charged with driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident has been fired.

Lexington Firefighter Charged After Hit-And-Run

Sep 20, 2014

A Lexington firefighter has been placed on administrative leave after being arrested on charges of DUI and leaving the scene of an accident.

Josh James / WUKY

The Lexington Fire Department unveiled what the city is calling an “unprecedented investment” in new fire trucks and medical vehicles Thursday.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Lexington firefighters will soon learn how to help some unique patients suffering from smoke inhalation or other trauma.