Stearns Tire Fire

Site Contact:
Jordan Garrard
On Scene Coordinator


Site Location:
Stearns, KY 42467

At approximately 2:00 pm on August 15, 2012 a fire erupted at the King's Tire Recycling Facility in Stearns, Ky. Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection contacted EPA ERRB and requested assistance in conducting air monitoring during the fire fighting activities. OSC Garrard and START TTEMI were deployed.