Brevard Fire Rescue Crews Extract Occupants from Tour Bus Collision on I-95 and State Road 528
By Space Coast Daily // August 29, 2022
Trauma patients were transported to hospital for medical attention
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard County Fire Rescue Crews responded to a vehicle crash involving a passenger car and a tour bus on State Road 407 between I-95 and State Road 528 on Monday morning.
According to Brevard County Fire officials, the collision took place at around 5:30 a.m.
Crews from Station 24 – B Shift arrived to find a passenger vehicle with heavy front-end damage. The crash resulted in the entrapment and extrication of 1 occupant from each vehicle.
BCFR Truck 24 just received a set of Amkus battery-powered extrication tools.
The 24 crew was able to cut both occupants out in just minutes with the help of BCFR Engine 44.
“One patient was a trauma alert and transported to a regional trauma center by helicopter. Another patient received minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital,” said Brevard County Fire Rescue official.
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