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Fatality Accident (Dallas)

Dallas PD is investigating a fatality accident involving 2 vehicles with major damage at Monticello Ave and Homer St. Suspect, or suspects, fled the scene on foot. Accident involves a stolen vehicle. 2 victims taken to Baylor Dallas. 1 critical, 1 fatality. – Dallas PD


Air Ambulance Request (North Richland Hills)

Medic 224, Engine 224 is requesting air medical to the scene of a medical call in the 6800 block of Dogwood Court. Quint 221 responding to assist with landing for PHI Med 8. Patient will be transported to Plaza Fort Worth. Unknown details, missed the original dispatch. PHI will have an ETA of 7-8 minutes. A2


NOT DFW – Paris, TX (Lamar County)

Multiple Fatality Accident w/ Multiple Helicopters Requested – Multiple Fire/EMS units are working a very serious accident at FM 906 near the Pay Mayse Lake dam involving ejection. Reports of multiple fatalities and patients being airlifted from the scene. No exact count on how many helicopters, fatalities, or injured occupants. (Info credit: @NCTXScanner on Twitter)


Rollover (Hill Co, Blum)

Rollover Accident, Launching 3 Helicopters (Hill Co, Blum) FD and multiple CareFlite ground ambulances are working a rollover accident with multiple critical patients in the 100 block of CR 1217. 3 helicopters have been launched to the scene. Major injuries to at least 3 patients. CareFlite, Air Evac, and PHI all launching helicopters. A1

Hill Co, Blum Rollover Accident *UPDATE – Several FDs including Woodbury and 2604 VFDs are still on scene. 1 fatality involved. Air Evac 51, PHI Med 8 both airlifted patients to JPS. CareFlite 7 had mechanical issues on scene; another helicopter is en route for the 3rd patient.


Possible Drowning (Hill Co, Whitney)

Whitney fire and CareFlite medic 307 are responding to Loafers Bend for a possible drowning. Reporting party advising that a kayaker capsized and is unable to be located. AirEvac 51 being placed in standby.
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UPDATE - Kayaker has been located and is okay. Chief 125 is advising to cancel all incoming units.


Possible Storms (DFW)

Be prepared for the possibility of severe weather tomorrow! The NWS Fort Worth is forecasting two rounds of strong weather:

First round of showers / thunderstorms (possible impacts – hail and gusty winds): 7AM to approximately Noon.

Second round of thunderstorms (possible impacts- hail, winds, tornadoes): 2 PM to 10 PM

The strongest storms will occur in the second round of thunderstorms in the late afternoon, and these will likely have the higher impacts. Stay with US National Weather Service Fort Worth TexasTexas Storm ChasersDFW Scanner, and local media throughout the day tomorrow.
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Accident w/ Entrapment (Haslet)

Haslet Chief 228 is on scene with a major accident, people trapped at Business 287 and Hicks Avondale School Road. Command has requested Saginaw FD to assist with extrication. 1 vehicle, major damage, 2 trapped. Requesting additional ambulance. CareFlite out of Fort Worth is on standby. Truck 14 and Rescue 14 from Saginaw have just arrived on scene. MTF. A1


Accident w/ Entrapment, Vehicle Fire (Farmers Branch)

Farmers Branch Engine 132 is on scene with a major vehicle accident with entrapment in the 13900 block of Marsh Lane near Brookhaven Club Drive. Engine 132 now advising occupant is no longer trapped, canceling CareFlite. 3 ambulances assigned, Addison EMS mutual aid. Also reported to be a vehicle fire. Farmers Branch PD and Addison PD also on scene.


Major Accident (Dallas)

Engine 40, Rescues 40 and 49 and Dallas PD are working a major accident with power lines down at W. Camp Wisdom Rd and S. Westmoreland. All NB and SB lanes of Westmoreland closed. At least 1 vehicle involved with major damage. Rescue 40 and Rescue 49 have transported patients from the scene.


Accident w/ Entrapment (Wylie)

Wylie FD Quint 141, Medic 141, Squad 143 and additional fire units are working a major accident with entrapment on Hwy 78 near the East Fork Bridge between Wylie and Lavon. All lanes of 78 are closed by Wylie PD. Extrication in progress. Major delays and building.


Incident (Saginaw)

We have had multiple inquires regarding an incident in Saginaw today on Blue Ridge Drive. There was a medical emergency involving multiple people at a residence in the 600 block. Reports indicate a possible overdose. A few ambulances and Saginaw FD were on scene along with multiple PD officers. That is all we know. A1


Police Incident (McKinney)

Multiple PD agencies are investigating a police pursuit end near US 380 and Hwy 75 in McKinney. Reported to be at a gas station under construction. No danger to public. Expect traffic delays in the area. (Info credit: Michael O’Keefe w/ First Response Photography)


Major Accident (Arlington)

PHI Med 8 has landed at the scene of a major accident on WB I20 access ramp near Bowen.

PIC – PHI Med 8 on scene at the Arlington major rollover accident with entrapment at WB I20 access road between Bowen and Park Springs. Vehicle rolled and hit a tree. Very major damage. At least 1 trapped has now been extricated and transported to Cook Children’s by PHI. Picture up on social media.


House Fire (Keller)

Battalion 58 is on scene with heavy smoke showing from a 1 story house in the 1500 block of Lost Lake Drive. Working structure fire. Colleyville, Southlake, North Hills, and Watauga added for mutual aid. A1


Fall/Traumatic Injury (McKinney)

Engine 3, Medic 6, Medic 8, EMS 1 and multiple PD are working a fall from a roof/traumatic injury near Provine Rd. and Maverick Trl. Helicopters were on standby, but have been disregarded. (Info credit: Michael O’Keefe w/ First Response Photography)


DO NOT DRIVE DRUNK!

Arlington FD’s Engine 11 was totaled overnight after it was rammed by a drunk driver on I30. Engine 11 and Engine 5 were working a major accident on I30 near 360 when a reported drunk driver crashed into Engine 11 at a high speed around 3:00am. Firefighters were transported to the hospital. No update on their condition.

People: DO NOT DRIVE DRUNK!


Suspect in Custody (Plano)

Suspect in Custody (Plano) An attempted murder suspect that was on the loose today in Plano has been taken into custody, tweets Plano PD. There was an earlier manhunt near Plano that prompted heavy police presence including PD helicopter. Good job PPD!


SWAT Incident End (Ft Worth)

SWAT Incident End (Fort Worth) *DELAYED for officer safety – Fort Worth PD and SWAT have just taken a suspect into custody from a SWAT incident at a business on Camp Bowie Blvd near Cherry. It was originally reported as a person on the roof of a business. No further details.


Accident w/ Entrapment (Frisco)

Accident (Frisco/Plano) Frisco Engine 2, Medic 2, Plano Truck 8 on scene with a major accident, major damage with person trapped on 121 feeder road near Hillcrest. 2 cars major damage. Engine 2 confirming 1 trapped. Rescue 1 will be extrication. A1


Injured Person (Frisco)

Injured Person (Frisco) Truck 1 has landed CareFlite 2 at the scene of an injured person/trauma injury in the 8600 blk of Hickory St at an apartment complex. Medic 2, EMS 5, Battalion 1 all on scene. Reported chemical injury. A1

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