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CACFD: House on Tutt Street a total loss

From Grant Loy, PIO
Columbia - Adair County Fire Department

The Columbia - Adair County Fire Department was dispatched at 11:43amCT on Wednesday, January 17, 2024, to 303 Tutt Street in Columbia, to a report of a stove on fire.

Upon arrival at the scene, firefighters found a two-story residential structure with heavy smoke showing from the residence. Firefighters then deemed this a working structure fire and made an offensive attack on the fire. The fire was brought under control, but the house was deemed a total loss.

There were a total of 18 firefighters on scene for approximately 2.5 hours. Agencies that assisted included:
  • Adair County E911 Center
  • Columbia Police Department
  • Adair County Ambulance Service
  • Columbia Gas Department
  • Columbia Street Department
  • Kentucky Utilities
  • Kentucky Red Cross

This story was posted on 2024-01-18 09:08:52
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Fire Department preparing to help

2024-01-18 - Downtown Columbia, KY - Photo by Ben Burris.
Observer Ben Burris writes, "I wanted to share with your readers this picture I took on 1/12/24 of the Columbia Adair Fire Department. They had all the trucks, building, and lights on and it looked as impressive as the work they do."

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CACFD responds to Tutt St. fire

2024-01-18 - Columbia, KY - Photo courtesy Grant Loy.
Firefighters responded Wednesday to a house on Tutt Street. 18 firefights on scene were able to get the fire under control, but the house was deemed a total loss.

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