Careflite has lifted from the scene of a major accident in Balch Springs at Belt Line Rd and Spring Ridge Drive. Multiple Balch Springs FD and PD on scene with CareFlite ground EMS. (Info credit: Mesquite Scanner)
Aledo Engine 1, Engine 2, Rescue and Chief 2 are working a reported rollover accident with entrapment in the 2100 block of Farmer Road.
*UPDATE – After extensive extrication, victim is deceased on scene. The Medical Examiner is en route.
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
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
Battalion 1, Truck 3, Engine 2, Medic 5 are working a reported vehicle vs. tree accident at Legendary Drive north of Warren Parkway. 1 patient priority 2 (serious injuries). CareFlite was on standby, but disregarded. A1
More than 3,700 without power in the Burleson area near I35W and FM 1187. Cause is unknown.
Law enforcement is investigating a fatality accident reportedly involving a motorcycle on Hwy 380 near FM 36. 1 fatality at scene. 1 airlifted to Parkland by PHI Med 2.
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 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.
Denton Fire/EMS and DPD are working an aircraft down near W. University and Masch Branch Road, DPD confirms.
Ennis FD, EMS, & Ennis PD are working a major accident on I45 near Ennis Ave. Air Evac 74 has landed at scene.
PIC – Rollover accident in Grandview on CR 305 west of I35W. Grandview Fire and CareFlite ground EMS on scene; no patient found. Picture is up on social media.
PHI Med 8 has lifted from the scene of a motorcycle accident in North Richland Hills. Landing Zone was at Bates Container. PHI airlifting to Harris. (Credit: Harold Reed)
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.
UPDATE - Kayaker has been located and is okay. Chief 125 is advising to cancel all incoming units.
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 Texas, Texas Storm Chasers, DFW Scanner, and local media throughout the day tomorrow.
Dallas Fire Rescue is currently working a 3 alarm apartment fire in the 7400 block of Hunnicut Road. Two apartment buildings, heavy fire showing.
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
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.
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.
Info from Dallas PD: Dallas PD is on scene of a bank robbery call at a bank in the 18100 block of Dallas Parkway. Threats of a device were made. Units are investigating to determine if a suspicious device exists.
Battalion 2, Truck 1, Rescue 1, Quint 6, Medic 7 along with Prosper FD Engine 1 and Medic 1 are working a major accident w/ entrapment at US 380 and FM 423. CareFlite has been launched to the scene. Extrication in progress. A1
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.
Departmental accident in Greenville involving an overturned Hunt County EMS ambulance. Unknown injuries. Thanks to Hunt/Rockwall County Scanner for the picture up on social media.
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
Multiple Dallas Fire Rescue crews including Urban Search & Rescue are on scene of a technical rescue involving a construction crane in the 4600 block of Amesbury Drive. A1/A6
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)
Covington Fire, CareFlite ground, and Texas DPS on scene of a two vehicle accident at the intersection of state highway 171 and FM 67. Command advising that extrication has just been completed on one patient.
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.
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
Station 670 has landed CareFlite 1 at the scene of a major accident on FM 455 between Sam Bass Rd. and 2450.
Covington FD responding to a one vehicle rollover with reported entrapment at State Highway 81 and FM 67.
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)
Arlington PD investigating a shooting on Juniper Drive. 1 shooting victim. Suspect reportedly fled the scene. A1
Station 622 units, Aubrey Engine 522 on scene of a major accident at 26670 US Hwy 380. CareFlite 1 out of Denton was placed on standby, but has been disregarded. 1 patient deceased on scene. A1
Engine 583 is on scene with fire thru the roof of a 1 story house in the 100 block of North Point Drive. Sanger and Ponder requested mutual aid. Working structure fire. A1
APD, Medic 19 on scene of a multi-vehicle accident with 1 vehicle overturned on WB I30 near Fielder. Quint 8, Engine 4, Squad 4 responding. A1
Cleburne PD is in pursuit of a subject, last known location of Willingham St. and Anglin St.
Dallas Fire/EMS including USAR and Dallas PD are working a vehicle vs. an apartment building in the 5100 block of Village Fair Drive. 1 pickup truck into the wall of an apartment building. Unknown injuries.
Structure Fire (Parker Co, Willow Park) Willow Park, Weatherford, and Aledo FDs are working a structure fire in the 1400 blk of Terry Drive. Reported mobile home fire. A1
Major Accident, PHI Launched (Collin Co, Nevada) Farmersville, Nevada, Josephine FDs along with Collin Co EMS and law enforcement are working a major accident on Highway 78 at CR 790. PHI Med 2 has just landed at the scene. A1
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) 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 (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.
Major Accident (Ft Worth) FWFD, FWPD, & MedStar have landed CareFlite at the scene of a major accident in the 7600 block of N. Beach St.
Structure Fire (Cooke Co, Valley View) FD is on scene with a fully involved structure fire in the 1400 block of Krahl Rd. Multiple mutual aid departments, including Sanger from Denton Co.
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) 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
Major Accident/Police Incident (Euless) PHI Med 8 has landed at the scene of a major accident on 360 near Mid Cities Blvd.