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Local emergencies & public safety incidents in the Dallas/Ft Worth, Texas area

Accident w/ Entrapment (Ft Worth)

Fort Worth Engine 42, Burleson Truck 2, Rescue 2, MedStar EMS, and Police are working a major accident with reported entrapment on East FM 1187 / Rendon Crowley Road just east of I35W. At least two ambulances responding. One patient with serious to potentially critical injuries. Battalion 1, Squad 2, and Quint 17 all responding to assist. Avoid this area.

Rescue (Irving)

Battalion 1, Engine 5 Engine 1, Medic 1, Truck 3, Engine 6, Medic 6, Rescue 6, EMS Supervisor and Irving PD are all on scene of a rescue involving a vehicle into a hole in the 800 block of W. Oakdale Road. Official reports indicate a pickup truck has crashed into a construction site hole approximately 20 feet deep. Rescue operations are currently underway.

Apartment Fire (Carrollton)

Multiple Carrollton FD units are on scene of a fire at an apartment complex in the 3000 block of Country Square Drive. First arriving unit reported a person hanging out of a window. FD has completed a successful rescue of that person. 2 alarms requested.

Homicide (Plano)

Just after 12:45am on Wednesday morning, February 14th, Plano PD responded to reports of gunshots in the 4200 block of McAlice Drive. Upon officers arrival, a subject was located in front of a residence with multiple gunshot wounds. That subject was pronounced deceased. Further investigation determined that the victim was a small business owner in Dallas and had been a target of a Robbery. Plano Police detectives continue to investigate.

2 Alarm Fire (Bedford)

Bedford FD is on scene of a working structure fire on Parkview Lane. Requesting 2 alarms to the scene. Heavy smoke and fire showing from an apartment building. Fire in the attic. Euless FD and others on scene for assistance. More details soon.

Update – Fire crews report heavy fire in the attic. Ordering firefighters out of the building. Defensive fire attack.

Update – Fire under control. Units on scene include: Bedford Engine 151, Engine 152, Truck 153, Medic 151, Medic 153, Colleyville Truck 241, Euless Truck 553, Grapevine Battalion 1, Engine 4, Truck 1, Hurst Medic 211, and others.

Search (Cedar Hill)

Cedar Hill Police are actively looking for a suspect in connection with an attempt child abduction at Newman Academy in the 1100 block of W FM 1382. All kids are accounted for. Officers are searching for the suspect now with DPD Air-1 helicopter.

Update from CHPD: Regarding the attempted child abduction, we’re searching for 2 subjects with the following descriptions:
1 Hispanic male wearing black hoodie and blue jeans
A black male wearing a white shirt red lettering. Subjects may be armed w/ knife.
*Update from Cedar Hill PD: “The search has concluded. Unfortunately, the suspects were not located. Our investigation into their identities continues. Based on information received during the investigative process, we no longer believe this was an attempted abduction.”

Shooting (Duncanville)

Duncanville PD is investigating a shooting at a Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen on the Highway 67 feeder road near Cockrell Hill. Around 9:45pm tonight, Duncanville Police received calls of shots fired at the listed location. Officers arrived and found two people shot. Both were taken by ground ambulance to Methodist Dallas Medical Center, conditions unknown. At least one suspect fled the scene. The shooting reportedly occurred after some type of disturbance at the location. If you were at the restaurant at the time at this incident and have information for police, contact Duncanville PD Dispatch at 972-223-6111.

Officer Involved Shooting (Everman)

Everman and Fort Worth police departments are on scene of an officer involved shooting in the 9000 block of Race Street. Initial reports indicate all officers are OK. At least one suspect transported into Fort Worth with gunshot wound. Working to confirm. No additional details known at this time.

House Fire (Ft Worth)

Engine 27 is on scene with heavy fire and smoke showing from the garage of a one story house in the 8900 block of Creede Trail. Engine 27 pulling an attack line. Battalion 4, Quint 24, Engine 7, Engine 20, and Engine 24 all assigned. Working fire.

Shooting (Richardson)

Richardson PD is on scene of a reported shooting incident involving an officer injured at an apartment complex near Renner Road and North Star Road. Expect heavy police presence in the area. Please completely avoid the area. More details when we have them.

Fatality Accident (Hurst)

Hurst PD: At approximately 2 a.m., a single vehicle crashed in the 900 block of the westbound managed lanes of 121/183. The male driver, who was the sole occupant, was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene. At this time, it appears that vehicle speed and weather conditions were factors in the accident.

House Fire (Ft Worth)

Engine 22, Engine 4, Engine 10, and other FWFD units are working a house fire in the 3500 block of Wilbarger Street at Shackleford Street. Heavy fire showing on arrival. Battalion 4, Truck 14, Engine 3, Engine 5 all assigned.

Shooting (Ft Worth)

Fort Worth PD, Quint 13, Engine 40, and MedStar are on scene of a reported domestic situation involving someone that has been shot at a residence in the 6000 block of Deck House Road in far northwest Fort Worth. Air medical has been launched to the scene.

Major Accident (North Richland Hills)

North Richland Hills Fire/EMS and Police are working a major accident on Davis Blvd at Hightower Drive. PHI Med 8 has been launched to the scene with a 6 minute ETA. Engine 224 has established a landing zone at nearby Gateway Church NRH. Avoid this area.
Update – PHI Med 10 is now en route instead of PHI Med 8. Landing shortly.
Update – PHI Med 10 has lifted from the scene and is airlifting one patient to JPS. Possible ejection.

Major Accident (Plano)

Plano PD has closed northbound and southbound Preston Road between Hedgecoxe Road and Rasor Blvd, just south of 121 for accident investigation. Units were dispatched to a crash with person unconscious around 8pm tonight. Engine 8 reported at least two patients, one with major injuries.

Rescue (Frisco)

Battalion 2, Truck 8, Medic 8, and other Frisco Fire/EMS units are on scene of a person stuck in a machine near Beacon Crest Lane and Kaitlin Lane. PHI Med 2 has been requested to the scene along with a surgical team from MCP. Serious injuries. Avoid this area.

Update – PHI Med 2 helicopter will be bringing in a surgical/medical team from MCP to the scene shortly. This is happening in a new subdivision construction area near Independence and Main, north of 121.

Structure Fire (Ft Worth)

Multiple Fort Worth FD units are on scene of a working house fire in the 2400 block of Putnam Street. Engine 24 was first on with heavy fire showing. Quint 24, Engine 20, Engine 7, Engine 3, Engine 22, Truck 14, Engine 14, and other units all assigned.

Vehicle vs. Building w/ Fire (Plano)

Battalion 1, Truck 1, Engine 1, Medic 1, and Plano PD all working a major accident involving a vehicle vs. building in the 1900 block of K Ave. Engine 1 was first on scene with a fully involved vehicle that had struck a building. Fire has been contained at this time. Unknown injuries.

Major Accident (Ft Worth)

Quint 24, Engine 7, MedStar, and Fort Worth PD are working a major accident in the 1700 block of Garnet Lane in east Fort Worth. Requesting CareFlite launch to the scene.

Update – MedStar is ground transporting a motorcycle rider to JPS. Critical trauma and head injuries.

Grass Fire (Ft Worth)

Multiple units are working a grass fire in the 4100 block of E. 1st Street. Smoke will be visible from this fire. Battalion 2, Engine 14, Engine 8, Engine 23, Engine 2, Engine 25, Truck 14, Engine 22, Brush 22, Brush 23, Brush 39, Brush 25 all assigned.

Large Grass Fire (Wise County)

Boyd FD is on scene of a grass fire at County Road 4791 and County Road 4790. One structure in danger. Fire crews conducting structure protection at this time. Reporting at least 8 acres involved moving into heavy fuels. Several resources en route to assist.

Recovery (Little Elm)

Little Elm FD recovered a body and submerged vehicle this evening from the Little Elm Park boat ramp on Lake Lewisville, 700 W. Eldorado Parkway. Units were called out to the scene this evening and made recovery of a deceased person inside the vehicle around 5:30pm.

House Fire (Euless)

Euless Fire Department Engine 551 is on scene with fire showing from the back of a house in the 1700 block of Tanglecrest Court. Engine 551 going fast attack. Engine 553 has the hydrant. 2nd alarm has been requested to the scene. Battalion 55 has command. Bedford FD, Grapevine FD, and other departments are mutual aid.

Update – Ordering firefighters out of the house and going defensive/exterior operations. Heavy fire through the roof.

House Fire (Irving)

Irving Fire Department is on scene with heavy fire thru the roof of a two story house in the 600 block of Beacon Hill Drive. Working fire declared. 2nd alarm has been requested to the scene. Defensive/exterior operations at this time.

Major Accident (Mabank)

A little outside our coverage area, but CareFlite 2 (Dallas) has just landed at a major accident on westbound 175 just north of Mabank in Henderson County, southeast of Dallas. FD units are reporting the highway will be closed to allow for multiple medical aircraft to land, indicating multiple people have been injured. Heads up if you have any friends or family traveling in that direction.

Technical Rescue (Ft Worth)

Quint 35 and Engine 11 are on scene at the Lone Star Condos at Texas Motor Speedway, requesting a technical rescue team respond. Unknown circumstances at this time. Battalion 2, Battalion 6, Truck 1, Squad 2, Engine 38, Rescue 38, Engine 1 are all assigned. More details will be provided when we hear them.

Major Accident (Dallas)

Engine 27 and other DFR units are on scene of a major accident on northbound Dallas North Tollway near Royal Lane. Engine 27 reports another accident has occurred on the southbound side of DNT near the same location. Possibly multiple vehicles involved. Major delays on both directions of DNT through this area. Additional units dispatched. Slow down in this area.

Boating Incident (Eagle Mountain)

Early this morning around 2am, Eagle Mountain FD/EMS and other units were dispatched to Eagle Mountain Lake for a reported boating accident/incident with people in the water. Multiple children and two adults were involved. The children were all transported to Cook Children’s and one adult was taken to Harris downtown with serious injuries. A recovery on the second adult was made earlier this morning. We do not have any additional details.

House Fire (N. Richland Hills)

North Richland Hills FD Battalion 22, Truck 225, Engine 224, Engine 222, Engine 223, Quint 221, Medic 224, Medic 223, Watauga Quint 311, and Keller FD are all on scene of a working residential structure fire on Southhampton Drive near Chapman Drive. Command advising of a wall collapse. Exterior fire operations at this time.

Tractor Trailer Fire (Forreston)

Forreston FD, Italy FD, and Ellis County ESD #6 personnel are on scene of a tractor trailer fire affecting both northbound and southbound lanes of I35E near Mile Marker 391 in Forreston. Trailer reported to be fully involved. Major delays on I35E at this time. Its best to find another route.

House Fire (Plano)

Engine 1 is on scene with smoke showing from a house in the 1200 block of I Ave. Engine 1 pulling a line and making an interior attack. Truck 1 also on scene. Battalion 1, Engine 2, Engine 3, Medic 1, Truck 2 all assigned.

2 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

Engine 20 is on scene with heavy smoke and fire showing from the first floor of an apartment building in the 14500 block of Dallas Parkway. Working fire.

Update – Truck 20 on scene and reports lots of smoke still showing. Requesting a 2nd alarm to the scene.

House Fire (Dallas)

Engine 57, Battalion 4, and Battalion 2 are on scene with heavy smoke showing from a house in the 9600 block of Arborhill Drive. Working fire declared. Engine 28, Engine 29, Rescue 57, Truck 37, and Truck 57 all assigned.

Fatality Accident (Dallas)

Dallas Police are investigating a fatality accident in the 12300 block of E. Northwest Highway near Shiloh Road. It was dispatched just after 9:30pm this evening as a vehicle crash with person trapped inside of a burning vehicle. DPD reported a fatality on scene. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded with several units to assist with possible extrication and fire.

Major Accident (Allen)

Allen FD/EMS and PD are working a major accident on Highway 75 near Bethany Drive. Reported to be two large trucks involved and one on fire. Unknown injuries. Expect major delays throughout the day due to extended clean up. Find another route.

Large Grass Fire (Parker County)

Multiple units are on scene of a large grass fire in the area of 300 Walden Road near Granbury Highway, south of Weatherford. Size is reported to be 50+ acres involved. Multiple mutual aid has been requested to the scene.

Update – The fire has escalated to at least 3 alarms. Multiple departments from Parker and Hood counties are on scene and/or responding to assist. Texas A&M Forest Service is also en route to help. Fire estimated at 200 acres.

Update – A brush truck has been lost in the fire. One firefighter has been taken to the hospital.

House Fire (Wylie)

Quint 141 and other Wylie FD units are on scene with heavy fire showing from a house in the 1800 block of Morning Mist Way. Quint 141 and Quint 142 are interior. Reported fire in the attic. Murphy FD is mutual aid.

House Fire (Dallas)

Truck 50, Engine 26 are on scene with black smoke and fire showing from a house in the 2500 block of Tealmont Trail. Engine 26 making fire attack. Battalion 6, Battalion 9, Engine 12, Engine 15, Truck 33 all assigned.

Fire (Dallas)

Dallas Fire-Rescue is working a fire at a commercial facility in the 2000 block of Ruder Street. Battalion 6 reports a large pile of materials is burning. Heavy black smoke will be visible from this fire, especially along I30 and Loop 12 areas.

House Fire (Dallas)

Engine 16 is on scene with heavy fire showing from the 2nd floor of a two story house in the 4100 block of Abilene Street. Working fire declared. 2nd engine has water supply. Engine 16 making fire attack. Battalion 6, Battalion 9, Engine 36, Engine 50, Truck 36, Truck 50 all assigned.

House Fire (Arlington)

Engine 6 is on scene with heavy fire showing thru the roof of a one story house in the 100 block of Wingren Lane near S. Center Street. Working fire. Battalion 2 has command. Quint 6 has search. Engine 6 and Engine 12 attacking the fire.

House Fire (Dallas)

Truck 33 is on scene with fire showing from a one story house in the 2600 block of S. Marsalis Ave. Working fire declared. Battalion 5, Battalion 6, Engine 14, Engine 15, Engine 23, and Truck 25 all assigned.

House Fire (Dallas)

Engine 44 is on scene of a fully involved structure fire in the 4800 block of Brashear Street. Engine 44 making fire attack. Engine 19 has water supply. Truck 19 also on scene and reports a one story house fully engulfed.

Rollover w/ Entrapment (Collin County)

Blue Ridge FD, Collin County EMS, multiple law enforcement, and others are on scene of a reported rollover accident with entrapment in the 10000 block of County Road 578 near Highway 78 north of Blue Ridge. PHI Med 2 and CareFlite 4 were both called to the scene to airlift patients. Both helicopters are airlifting patients to Medical City Plano with serious injuries. Reported to be a rollover crash with extended extrication.

Fatality Accident (Palmer)

Palmer FD, Ellis County EMS, and law enforcement are on scene of a major accident with fatality on the I45 service road near mile marker 258, just south of Palmer proper. Dispatched as a rollover. Justice of the Peace has been requested for a fatality at the scene. Traffic on the main lanes of I45 is not impacted.

2 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

Battalion 1, Engine 8, and multiple other DFR units are on scene of a structure fire in the 5000 block of Manett Street. Fire showing from the roof of a two story townhouse / residential structure. Command requesting a 2nd Alarm to the scene.