Brevard County Fire Rescue units had a busy day on Friday. Engine 82 in West Melbourne had a large diverse run area and a high call volume. Above, firefighters responded to a Waste Management truck that dumped its burning load off at West New Haven.
Brevard County Fire Rescue Station 82 and District 80 was on the scene of a single vehicle rollover at Tropicana Street and Wickham Road on Friday afternoon.
Brevard County Fire Rescue units responded to a motorcycle crash Monday evening in Canaveral Groves and transferred the trauma patient to the Air Care flight team.
Brevard County Fire Rescue is on the scene with Palm Bay Fire Rescue on Interstate 95 at mile marker 165 in Southern Brevard County. Two tractor-trailers collided, with one on fire. Use caution in the area or avoid travel on the interstate altogether.
Brevard County Fire Rescue units BCFR E26, E29, R26, R29, Truck 24, FCFD E28 and Air 28, D45, D40, D20, Fire 1 are on the scene working a residential fire in the 7300 block of Carlowe Avenue in Port St. John.
Brevard County Fire Rescue responded to a vehicle crash with Trauma Alert in the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 at Mile Marker 209 on Wednesday afternoon about 3:30 p.m. Brevard County Fire Rescue units E29, R29, E44 and DC45, were on the scene for an entrapment/extrication operation after the vehicle overturned. A Trauma Alert was issued and the Health First First Flight helicopter evacuated the victim.
Brevard County Fire Rescue units, with the assistance of Cocoa Fire Rescue, were the on the scene of a flatbed trailer on fire that was hauling scrap vehicles about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Units from Brevard County Fire Rescue and Palm Bay Fire Rescue responded to smoke coming from a hangar at Valkaria Airport in south Brevard County. Brevard County Fire Rescue said that a battery charging a powered parachute motor appears to have been the cause of the fire.
Brevard County Fire Rescue E21, B21 and Wildland 1 are on the scene of a small brush fire in the area of the Buck Lake Conservation Area in Mims.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue Engine 2 and DC-2, along with Brevard County Fire Rescue R-85 and DC-80, responded recently to a cooking fire in the Northeast quadrant that extended from the oven to the microwave, drywall and cabinets.
Brevard County Fire Rescue personnel responded to a water emergency Saturday afternoon around 2 p.m. BCFR reported that units Twr 48, S48, R48 and D45 responded to the near drowning of a 4-year-old child on Ballington Drive in Viera. The Health First First Flight helicopter evacuated the victim to Arnold Palmer Hospital after being stabilized by BCFR. The condition of the victim was not released.
Brevard County Fire Rescue has responded to a vehicle crash on West New Haven at Coastal Lane in West Melbourne. Brevard County Fire Rescue reports that BCFR units are on the scene including E82, R82, E83, R83 and D80 are on the call. Units had to work to free victims who was entrapped. One trauma alert was issued and the victim was taken to the trauma center by ground.
Brevard County Fire Rescue units, with the assistance of the Titusville Fire Department and Mims Volunteer Frie Department, responded to a residential structure fire in Mims early Thursday morning.
Just six days ago Thomas Robertson was in cardiac arrest at a local restaurant in Palm Bay. On Saturday, he and his wife went to Brevard County Fire Rescue Station 83 to drop off cookies and thank the crew that saved his life.
Brevard County Fire Rescue units responded to a vehicle vs. boat crash on Thursday morning on Interstate 95 southbound at Mile Marker 178 in Melbourne. Brevard County Fire Rescue reported that there were no injuries or transports for medical treatment. The crash caused a minor fuel leak was mitigated by Brevard County Fire Rescue crews.
Titusville Fire and Brevard County Fire Rescue worked together last week to stabilize a trauma alert patient before handing them off to Health First First Flight.
Brevard County Fire Rescue units responded to a lightning strike to a home in the 700 block on Cedar Hill Avenue in Suntree after a severe storm passed through the area on Tuesday afternoon.
Crews from Brevard County Fire Rescue and the Florida Forest Service battled an approximate 3 acre brush fire on Merritt Street in Scottsmoor on Monday afternoon.
Brevard County Fire Rescue crews from Viera responded Thursday to a 20-foot boat fire in a lot in South Rockledge at Korbin and Paint Street. According to Brevard County Fire Rescue officials, there were no injuries. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.
Brevard County Fire Rescue, with the assistance of Palm Bay Fire Rescue and the Florida Forest Service, responded to a brush fire in the 6800 block of Las Pamos Drive in Grant-Valkaria. The fire was contained to approximately three acres. No homes were damaged, no injuries occurred, and no evacuations took place.