NICHOLS - Firefighters saved most of a western Bullitt County residence after a garage fire caused damages.
Nichols Fire units responded to a house fire at the 10200 block of Highway 44 West about 11 a.m. Wednesday morning.
NFD Chief W.D. Coy said the fire likely started in a garage area of the house near a riding mower.
Firefighters had control within about 20 minutes. Coy said the garage and a nearby kitchen received heavier damage, while the rest of the house experienced heavy smoke.