SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Ed Yanes discusses the role of the Driver Engineer in the Fire Department and talks about his time with Palm Bay Fire Rescue
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Palm Bay Fire Rescue. The brave men and women of the Fire Department are on-call 24/7 to protect the people and property of the City of Palm Bay.
Brevard County Fire Rescue and Palm Bay Fire Rescue units were on the scene of a tractor trailer fire on Interstate 95 at Mile Marker 168 in south Brevard County.
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.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue (PBFR) invites residents and members of the media to a public push-in ceremony celebrating the arrival of the city’s new fire engine and tender fire truck. at 10:00 a.m. this Saturday, September 22nd at Station 1, located at 1201 Pt Malabar Blvd.
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.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue invites residents and members of the media to a public push-in ceremony celebrating the arrival of the city’s new fire engine and tender fire truck.
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.
The Palm Bay Fire Rescue Engine 1 A-Shift crew quickly extinguished a car fire off of Pinewood Drive NE on Sunday. No injuries or surrounding property damage reported. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue units E-2, E-3, E-5, DC-2 and Brevard County Fire Rescue units R-83 and R-85 from C-Shift were on the scene of a single truck crash on Monday morning about 10:30 a.m.
Earlier this evening, fire rescue units from Palm Bay and Brevard County responded to a residential fire in the 1100 block of Albion Street NW in Palm Bay.
Last week, Palm Bay Fire Rescue was so happy to and joyful to announce that a young child who suffered a near drowning a few prior stopped by Station 1 with Mom to let them know he is doing just fine.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue Engine-1, Truck 1 and Safety 1 responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian incident on Robert J. Conlan Boulevard on Sunday evening. According to Palm Bay Fire Rescue, one Trauma Alert was issued and the victim was transported to the hospital. RJ Conlan Boulevard was closed after the crash but all lanes are now open. Authorities have not yet reported the circumstances of this incident or the identity of the victim.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue B-Shift Engine 2 from Malabar Road extinguished a car fire Monday afternoon on I-95 northbound. The owner said the car started smoking and once they pulled over it caught fire. According to Palm Bay Fire Rescue, luckily, most of the contents were already removed before E-2 arrived on the scene. No injuries or the cause of the fire were reported.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue C-Shift Station 1 units were on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of Lipscomb Street and Palm Bay Road NE on Monday morning. According to Palm Bay Fire Rescue officials, extrication was needed to remove patients from the entanglement. The circumstances of the crash, number of patients and injuries were not available.
Units from Brevard County Fire Rescue and Palm Bay Fire Rescue responded Tuesday morning about 6:30 a.m. to an alarm for a residential fire in Barefoot Bay. According to Brevard Fire Rescue, the blaze involved a mobile home located in the 100 block of Wren Circle. After initially having difficulty in accessing the seat of the fire, firefighters were able to extinguish the flames.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue units responded to reports Friday of an apartment unit on fire on Daffodil Drive SE, in the Malabar Cove apartment complex. According to Palm Bay Fire Rescue, a female burn victim was transported to a local facility for care.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue and Brevard County Fire Rescue responded Thursday night to a motor vehicle crash on Interstate 95, southbound at Mile Marker 172.
Palm Bay Fire Rescue responded Thursday night to a rollover motor vehicle crash at Babcock Street and Agora Circle SE. Currently, there is no information on injuries or the circumstances of the crash. (PBFR image)
Palm Bay Fire Rescue A-Shift units Engine 1, Truck 1, Safety and District Chief 2 were called to a rollover at Pospisil Avenue and US 1 on Friday afternoon. The crews were able to stabilize the vehicle and assist a patient.