Granbury FD and Texas EMS have landed Air Evac 69 at the scene of a major accident on Acton Hwy near James Rd. (Info: Hood County Scanner)
Station 670 has launched CareFlite to the scene of a reported rollover accident with entrapment at Sanger HS, 100 Indian Lane. Extrication in progress (Info: Harold Reed)
Aquilla FD, CF ground EMS on scene requesting launch of CareFlite air to the scene of a burn injury in the 1900 block of FM 933. CareFlite landing shortly.
Battalion 1 and multiple GPFD, GPPD units are working a major accident on EB I20 feeder road near 161. Rollover accident. Air medical has been launched.
*Update – CareFlite helicopter disregarded. Fatality accident with entrapment. EB I20 under 161 in the grass median between feeder and highway. Expect lane closure for accident investigation.
Battalion 3, Engine 11, Engine 18 on scene with a lotta fire showing from the 2nd floor of an apartment building in the 3300 blk of Oak Grove Ave. Working fire.
Engine 23 is on scene, reported fatality accident, SB Loop 820 near Clifford Street. Avoid the area. (Info: Harold Reed)
Azle FD is on scene with a major accident, extrication in progress at 199 (Jacksboro Hwy) and Wells Burnett Road. Air medical was on standby, but is not needed.
Units are on scene of a fatality accident on E. Parker Road and Springhill Estates Drive.
Dallas PD is advising SB I35E is closed near Colorado Blvd. due to broken glass in all lanes.
Fatality Accident (Euless) Euless PD along with Engine & Medic 551 are on scene of a fatality motorcycle accident in the 1300 block of N Industrial Blvd at Glenn Drive. NB Industrial is shut down at Harwood Road. Crime scene and traffic investigator requested to the scene. A2
Major accident involving a suspect that reportedly jumped from the bridge and fled the scene on foot, Great Trinity Forest Blvd. (S. Loop 12) and S. Central Expwy. (310)
FWFD has landed CareFlite at the scene of a rollover accident with possible ejection on Hwy 114 in front of Texas Motor Speedway. Avoid the area.
FWPD is investigating an officer-involved shooting in the area of the 3500 block of Anglin Drive. No other details known.
Command 671 has launched CareFlite to the scene of a vehicle accident, reported unconscious patient at the scene, off FM 1173 near Chapman Rd (FM 455). CF6 landing soon.
Grapevine PD is investigating a reported auto pedestrian accident, dispatched as possible fatality, on SB 360 near 121. Highway is closed. Avoid the area.
Engine 10, APD on scene, major accident, 2 people on the ground, requesting a 2nd ambulance priority 1 and a 2nd engine, W. Sublett Rd near Bowen Rd.
MedStar confirms 1 patient dead on scene of a reported auto pedestrian accident in the 11000 block of Anna Grace Drive.
Rollover Accident (Grapevine / Euless) Euless & Grapevine PD/FD are working a major accident involving a vehicle rollover on north bound State Highway 121 over Glade Road. Also reports of an 18 Wheeler tanker truck involved. Driver reported out of the vehicle at this time. A2
There will be demonstrations through out the day including vehicle extrication, the FALSE Alarm Gang Clown Show, Fire Extinguisher Demo, and our Arson Dog “Rio” and K-9 Handler….
Activities available for you and your family including Ambulance Tours, Fire Truck Tours, Bomb Unit Tour, Fire Hose Spray, Junior Firefighter Physical Agility Course, Suit-up in Firefighter Bunker Gear, PHI Helicopter Tours, Balloon Animals and a bounce house!
There will be free hot dogs, chips and drinks located on the patio on the east side of the fire station!
Also, help them Kick off the Holiday Food Drive by bringing non perishable food items. A2
Engine 1 is on scene, motorcycle accident, rider down in the roadway at W Spring St and N Boundary St. WPD and LifeCare EMS on scene.
CareFlite has lifted from the scene of a major accident at 635 and La Prada Drive. Airlifting to Parkland Hospital in Dallas.
Richardson PD has just closed NB US-75 at Midpark due to a major vehicle fire in the NB lanes near Spring Valley. Expect to see smoke and encounter delays.
2:27pm *Update – Accident involves at least an overturned vehicle and a mower on a trailer. Appears the riding lawn mower and trailer caught fire. Left lane now open.
A fire at a multi-story building in the 700 block of Fort Worth Ave has escalated to 3 alarms. Heavy smoke showing from the building. Working fire.
Major delays on WB 635 due to an accident involving spilled lumber load near Northwest Highway. Major delays into Mesquite. Choose an alternate route.
Expect heavy DPD and Dallas Fire, including HazMat, presence in the 6000 block of Village Bend Drive for the confirmed 3rd Ebola patient in Dallas.
FWFD is on scene with a fully involved detached garage in the 4700 block of Veronica Circle. Heavy smoke visible in the area. (Info: Harold Reed)
TxDOT is advising all NB and SB lanes of US-75 closed near Forest Lane due to down power lines across the highway. Avoid the area!
2200 Blk Woodview Dr. – FMFD on scene with fire in a wall of a residence. Checking for attic extension and holding at a 1-Alarm at this time. A3
All NB/SB main lanes and service roads are closed as crews repair power lines damaged from last night’s storm. Avoid this area.
FD is on scene with a reported lightning strike to a house; fire and smoke showing from the roof of a house in the 1200 block of Spanish Moss Trail. Working fire.
Major Accident w/ Entrapment, Multiple EMS Helicopters Launch (Gainesville) Gainesville FD, Cooke County EMS and PD are working a very major accident with multiple medical helicopters requested on I35 near FM 1202 in front of the Gainesville outlet malls. Unknown number of helicopters requested – reports of up to 5. 2 landing now. Accident affects both NB and SB lanes. Expect major delays. Updates to follow. A1
*Update – This is reported to be a head-on collision. Unknown number of injured. At least 2 helicopters have left the scene en route to trauma centers in the DFW Metroplex.
*Update – Reports of 8-9 patients involved. Serious injuries are reported. 5 helicopters were requested.
Battalion 4 and other DFR on scene with power lines down on an apartment building sparking a fire in the 7100 block of Fair Oaks Ave. Working fire. 2 alarms assigned.
Rollover Accident (Johnson County) Johnson County Sheriff along with Careflite ground and FD are working a serious major accident involving a vehicle rollover on South Nolan River Road near County Road 1219. A2
Frisco FD is on scene at Lone Star High School, trauma injury. Requested air medical, but helo declined due to weather. Medic 4 transporting to MCP, serious injuries.
There was also a fatal accident overnight in the 1000 block of E Berry Street near Illinois Ave. Vehicle vs tree. Driver reportedly fleeing police. Suspect was deceased on the scene.
Overnight, Dallas Fire and PD worked a single fatality vehicle accident in the 3000 block of Hatcher Street.
Early this morning, FWFD, Medstar, and FWPD all responded to a major rollover accident near Runnels Street and NE 36th St. Vehicle rolled and hit a house. Minor injuries inside the house, despite major damage to the structure. The vehicle occupant was reportedly ejected and killed on scene.
This year’s event will once again feature free food (State Fair Corn Dogs!), fire safety demonstrations and games for the kids. There also will be a blood drive and canned food donations will be accepted. The Haltom City Fire Safety Clowns will put on a show at noon.
The Insurance Council of Texas, through its “We’re Out to Alarm Texas” program, has donated 100 smoke detectors to the Haltom City Fire Department. These will be available on a first-come first-serve basis to Haltom City low income, elderly, disabled and special needs residents. Sign up to receive one at the 2014 Open House on October 11th and the Haltom City Fire Department will come to your residence and install these free alarms at your convenience. A2
Fire Department Open House (Trophy Club) The department will hold it’s annual fire station open house this Saturday, October 11 from 10:00 – 1:00 at the fire station located at 295 Trophy Club Drive. Tour the station, meet the firefighters, kids bounce house and other fun activities are planned. There will be hot dogs and other treats available from the Trophy Club Emergency Volunteer Association. A2
In addition to the fire house tours, there will be games, live demonstrations, a coloring contest, a fire truck bounce house, fire safety movies, free hot dogs, popcorn and beverages. A special treat will be the arrival and up-close inspection of an air-evac emergency medical service helicopter.
Photos with everyone’s favorite mascot, Sparky the Fire Dog will be available. A2
Engine 9 is on scene with a 6-8 vehicle accident on EB I20 over Little Rd. Unknown number of injuries. Units requesting extrication assignment due to entrapment.
Cleburne Fire, CF ground medic 902 have launched CareFlite air to the scene of a motorcycle accident in the 800 block of N. Main Street. Cleburne PD also on scene.
Arlington FD is on scene with a working 2 alarm apartment fire in the 2600 block of Holly Brook Lane. Missed the sizeup. Offensive attack. 2 alarms. A1
FWFD and MedStar have requested the launch of CareFlite to a pediatric trauma injury. Landing Zone at a business near N. Beach and Golden Triangle. (Info: Harold Reed)
Quint 6 is on scene with smoke showing from a 2 story duplex in the 2200 block of Quail Run Road. Engine 9 will be fire attack. Got a working fire. A1
Arlington Police have apprehended a subject from a SWAT incident atop a tower near Green Oaks and Pioneer in west Arlington. Subject was on top of a ~100 foot tower for the past few hours. A grass fire was also sparked at the tower which prompted AFD response. The subject is now down and en route to a medical facility.
Remember, we delay SWAT incidents.
Station 44 (Spring Creek) FD on scene with a reported 15+ acre grass fire with 20-30 hay bales involved in the 8000 block of Floyd Court. Additional FDs en route.
Truck 25, Engine 25 on scene with heavy fire showing from a 1 story house in the 2500 block of Modree Ave. Working fire.
Crowley FD on scene with smoke showing from a house in the 100 block of Chapman St, requesting 2 alarms.