WB 183 is still closed at this hour as crews continue to investigate a reported fatality accident on WB 183 near 360 south of DFW Airport. Major delays.
1 Alarm Fire (Ft Worth) FWFD have a working commercial structure fire in the 5000 block of Sun Valley Drive. Battalion 4 has command. Engines 22,4,5, 17,1,24, Quint 24,17 are on scene. A2
FMFD & mutual aid working 2 house fires in the 5400 block of Hallford Court. Reported 2 houses on fire. E501 was first on scene w/ smoke showing. Working fires.
Dallas Sheriffs and other PD are working to locate a suspect from a pursuit near Baylor Dallas. Law enforcement lost sight of the suspect near Washington Ave and Gaston Ave. Air-1 also on the call.
Plano PD is investigating a shooting outside the Subway sandwich shop at Custer Rd and Parker Rd. 1 deceased on scene (CPR administered), suspect in custody.
*Delayed* Arlington FD was dispatched to an apartment fire around 4:15pm this afternoon in the 700 block of E. Sanford Street. Engine 1 advised heavy smoke seen while en route, Battalion 1 requested the 2nd alarm while responding. Engine 1 was first on scene with heavy fire and smoke showing from the apartment building. The fire was just upgraded to 3 alarms. A1
NB 75 is closed near 455 in Anna due to an overturned big rig. Major delays building into Melissa and 75/121 area. Choose another route!
Crandall FD, ETMC, and Kaufman County Sheriffs are working a major accident with entrapment on 175 near FM 741 in Crandall. Helicopter launched. (Info: Bill Anderson)
WB I30 is closed near St. Francis Ave in Dallas due to a major accident. All traffic forced to exit St. Francis Ave. Heavy delays and building.
Arlington PD investigating a shooting secondary to a reported robbery at a business on Woodcrest Lane near S Cooper St. 1 victim shot and transported. Suspect fled.
Plano FD is working an aircraft down at a golf course near the 6800 block of Columbine Way. Confirmed aircraft down. No serious injuries reported.
Arlington FD is working to rescue an injured mountain biker in the trails of River Legacy. Arlington EMS also on scene awaiting patient. Unknown severity of injuries.
Little Elm FD and mutual aid FDs are working a structure fire in the 400 block of Two Pines Ln near Garza Ln. Fully involved structure upon FD arrival.
DFR Battalion Chief 6 is on location of an MVA w/Entrapment at I35 SB at Kiest Blvd. Command advising at least 2 transported to Methodist Central. All SB lanes closed. Delayed to app -1 hour.
CPD has requested accident investigators respond to the scene of an accident, SB I35E near Crosby. Serious injuries. At least 2 transports: 1 to Children’s Dallas and 1 to Parkland. Expect delays in this area.
Battalion 1, Engine 3, and other DFD units have landed CareFlite at the scene of a major accident on NB I35E feeder road in front of McDonalds near N. Texas Blvd.
Dallas PD investigating a fatal shooting at an apartment building in the 11300 block of Amanda Lane. DPD advising 1 deceased. Suspect in custody.
DPS and Dallas PD including K9 and DPS-101 helicopter are searching for a suspect from a motorcycle pursuit. Suspect bailed off St. Francis Ave south of I30/Hwy 80.
Springtown FD, La Junta FD have extricated a patient from an entrapment accident, reported vehicle vs. pole in the 2600 block of Hwy 199 E. LifeCare is transporting.
Accident w/Entrapment (Ft Worth) Quint 9, Engine 19 on scene of a major accident on the service road of I-35 at Meacham Blvd. Quint 9 requesting Squad 2 and Careflite to be placed on stand by. The service road has been shut down. A2
Rollover Accident Requesting Helicopter (Johnson County) Johnson County Fire/PD along with Careflite ground have requested Careflite helicopter to the scene of a major rollover accident on Highway 171 at County Road 1217. A2
Rollover w/Extrication (Arlington) Quint & Engine 8 along with Arlington EMS have landed PHI Med 8 on the scene of a rollover accident on WB I-30 at Center Street. Extrication in progress at this time. Major damage reported to the vehicle.
FWFD and Medstar have launched CareFlite to the scene of a motorcycle accident on I35W near Alliance. All SB lanes closed.
Dallas PD has closed the intersection of Easton Rd and E Lake Highlands Rd due to a police pursuit end. Fleeing bank robbery suspect wrecked out, rolled vehicle.
Battalion 1 on scene with fire showing from the side window of a house in the 4000 block of Highmeadow Drive. Working fire. Battalion 1 will have command. All occupants reported out of the house.
Haltom Engine 471 on scene with fire showing from a house in the 5200 block of Dillon Circle. Working fire. Mutual aid from FWFD. (Info: Harold Reed)
Midlothian PD investigating a fatality accident involving a rolled over 18 wheeler on NB 67 to North/West 287. Semi contains cement. Clean-ups in progress.
Dallas PD is investigating a fatal hit and run crash in the 3000 block of S Buckner Blvd at Scyene Rd.
FBFD Quint 131 has been involved in a vehicle accident on NB I35E near Valley View Ln. while working a rollover accident on the highway. Requesting additional medics, Battalion Chief, an extra engine, and police code 3.
8 homes have been evacuated near Ridgetop Circle and Milestone Ridge Road due to a natural gas leak. Line hit by a construction crew. FFD and ATMOS on scene.
FWFD, FWPD and MedStar are on scene of a fatality accident on NB I35W feeder road before 121. MedStar reports 1 deceased on scene. Avoid the area.
E481/M481 on scene of a vehicle that went off a bridge. No trapped patients – requesting manpower from Flower Mound Engine and Truck. Also launching air medical. A3
*UPDATE* – Arlington PD: Reference the police activity near 7700 Smugglers Cove, we have suspect in custody. Investigation will continue on alleged robbery offense.
Units are on scene of a reported semi truck rollover on NB I35E near 635.
Fatal 18 Wheeler Rollover vs. Vehicle (Wise Co, Slidell) Engine 120, Wise Co EMS on scene, 18 wheeler on its side vs. a vehicle with major damage at FM 51 and FM 455. FM 51 will be shut down. Dispatched as possible entrapment. Air Evac 68 is on standby. Decatur FD en route as mutual aid. EMS on scene requesting the Justice of the Peace due to fatality. Updates:
*Update – Medic 1 launching Air Evac 68. 9:55am
Battalion 7, Truck 43 on scene with heavy fire showing from a single story commercial building off Brockbank Drive near Valley Meadow Drive. Working fire.
The intersection of Stonebrook Pkwy and Rose Ln is closed while Frisco FD lands CareFlite for a nearby medical emergency. Avoid the area.
Saginaw Station 14 and MedStar are on scene at Highland Middle School, 20+ kids stung by bees, at least 1 of the patients has serious injuries.
*Update – MedStar reporting 20 (not 24 as they said originally) patients non serious, 1 patient with serious injuries.
Station 181 on scene with a working fire in a 1 story house, reported fire showing from the roof of the home in the 100 block of Rocky Ridge Rd.
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.
Dallas Fire Rescue is working a structure fire in the 10300 block of Bickham Rd. Smoke showing from a commercial structure. Requesting extra engine and ambulance.
Fire Department Open House (Grapevine) Join the Grapevine Fire Department on Saturday, October 4 from 10am to 2pm at Grapevine Fire Station #1, 601 Boyd Drive to meet firefighters, see fire engines, use a fire hose and see demonstrations and learn about safety and emergency preparedness. Participate in games and enjoy complimentary hot dogs. Free Smoke Alarms are available for adults. A2
Godley and Cresson FDs on scene, reported 50+ acre grass fire moving fast with structures in danger at Winscott Plover Rd and FM 2331. Tarrant County Task Force has been assigned to this major fire. Multiple Tarrant County FDs requested.
Law enforcement with the assistance of DPS-101 helicopter are searching for suspect (s) who evaded arrest, near I30 and CR 2134. Perimeter established.
Fire Department Open House (Flower Mound) Come meet your local firefighters, sit in a fire engine, try on bunker gear, and chat with new Fire Chief Eric Greaser at the annual Flower Mound Fire Department Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on October 4 at the Central Fire Station located at 3838 Forums Drive (behind the Flower Mound post office).
During the event, there will be demonstrations of an extraction and how to properly use fire extinguishers, as well as the opportunity to go on a fire station tour. In addition, there will be several exhibits, free hot dogs, popcorn, and drinks. Don’t miss out on this fun family event. A2
The Police Department is located at 1102 W Euless Blvd and Fire Station #3 is located at 202 S Main Street.
There will be many activities for children, including bounce houses and safety demonstrations along with members of the Citizen Emergency Response Team, Citizen’s Fire and Police Academy Alumni and Citizens on Patrol.
Plus, visit with clowns from the S.A.F.E.T.Y. Troop. These events are free and everyone is invited! A2
Free hamburgers, hot dogs and Blue Bell Ice Cream!
Free flu shots for Roanoke Residents! (Must have proof of residency) Only persons who reside within the corporate city limits of Roanoke are eligible for the free flu shots. A2
Dallas FD is working a very major accident involving at least 2 semi trucks and a pickup truck, all on fire WB I20 (LBJ) near Houston School Rd. EMS supervisor assigned.
Arlington FD is on scene with heavy fire thru the roof of a house in the 2700 block of Hardy Place. Working fire.