IHBVFD Open House!

The IHBVFD will be hosting its annual Open House event on Saturday, October 13th from 10am until 2pm. The 100% Volunteer Firefighters of Station 56 would love for you to come down to our house and enjoy a free hot dog and beverage while you take a look at all of our life saving equipment […]

Somerset Fire Alarm 7/9/17

IHBVFD on scene of an activated commercial fire alarm at Somerset Condos on Sunday, July 9th. Nothing was found, and the building was turned back over to management. Photo by Julian Leek

Extrication Training 5/11 & 5/25

For our weekly trainings on May 11th and May 25th, Lt. Coleman acquired a total of 4 vehicles (two for each night) for our members to practice our extrication techniques. Members from the Melbourne Beach Vol. Fire Dept. also joined us for both days of training. Check out the gallery of pictures below! [Show as […]

Gas Leak 5/08/17

At approximately 2:55pm on Monday May 8th, the IHBVFD responded to a gas main break along South Patrick Dr. Crews from Florida City Gas responded and secured the leak while a crew from E56 provided protection. IHBPD provided traffic control while the roadway was closed. South Patrick Dr reopened approximately 5:30pm. The cause of the […]

Vehicle Fire – 4/20/17

On Thursday, April 20th, the IHBVFD responded to a reported vehicle fire at the Shell station on A1A. Upon arrival, members found a small passenger vehicle with the engine compartment well involved. The fire was quickly extinguished by E56 crew. The occupant escaped without injury, and the cause is under investigation. Credit for all photos […]

Truck Fire on A1A – 3/20/17

On Monday, March 20th, the IHBVFD along with Brevard County Fire Rescue responded to a truck fire on A1A. The sole occupant was able to escape without injury, and the cause is under investigation. IHB F1, E56, U56, BCFR T63, DC60 responded with assistance by IHBPD.

IHBVFD at TICO Warbird Airshow

On March 10th, 11, and 12th, the IHBVFD provided support to Space Coast Regional Airport FD for coverage during the 2017 TICO Warbird Airshow. E-56 provided support for all three days.

Thursday Drill 8/6/15

Did you see smoke coming from the station last night? Don’t worry, it was only a drill! We used our powerful smoke machine to smoke out the hall, and had our crews perform several search and rescue scenarios. Everyone did an excellent job.

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town!

The officers and firefighters of the IHBVFD are pleased to be escorting Santa through the city again this year!   Santa will make his first appearance at Gleason park on Friday, December 12th at 7:30 p.m. Santa is looking forward to hearing what everyone wants for the holidays, so be sure to bring your list! […]

Thurs. Night Drill 8/28

Members of the IHBVFD participated in our weekly Thursday night drill. Tonight’s scenario was using the station as a warehouse with HVAC units on fire on the roof, and victims trapped inside. Once the crews reached the victim, the wall “magically” disappeared, and they activated a “Mayday”. RIT made entry, located the lost crew and victim, […]