Skip to main navigation Skip to main content

Fire Department

West Point Kentucky Fire Truck

​The purpose and mission of the West Point Fire Department is the protection of life and property, and the prevention of and extinguishment of, when they occur, all fires; and Emergency Medical Incidents.

The West Point Fire Department will respond to all fires on a first call basis within the city limits of West Point. The department will respond on a mutual aid call to any department that they can be of assistance to, when the call falls into the expertise of the West Point Fire Department.

The West Point Fire Department will respond to, but is not limited to the following types of incidents: structure fires, vehicle fires, brush fire​s, rubbish fires, commercial fires, any incident where a threat or danger of fire exist, auto extrications, assist with medical aid runs, mutual aid calls, flood and tornadoes, and terrorist threats.

The West Point Fire Department shall respond to Hazardous Material Incidents as to OSHA 1910-120, which took effect March 6, 1990. The West Point Fire Department will respond to these incidents at the FIRST RESPONDER AWARENESS LEVEL.

Department Leadership

The West Point Fire Department maintains a twenty-two man volunteer crew.

Eddie Curl
Fire Chief

Butch Curl
Assistant Fire Chief



West Point Fire Department
602 Elm Street
West Point, KY 40177
Phone: (502) 922-4260

The Vial of Life Project

We are quite proud to offer Vial of Life decals and forms to the community at no charge. We feel that the Vial of Life is a most important program for protecting seniors.

We thank American Senior Safety Agency Medical Alert Systems for their donation of these decals to our organization.

​Important Links

West Point, KY Weather