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

Vehicle off bridge Update (Ft Worth)

Vehicle off bridge Update: FWFD confirms that two people died in an accident in the 11200 block of Interstate 30 between Camp Bowie and Linkcrest Drive. The vehicle reported to have gone off the bridge into Mary’s Creek. One additional occupant was transported to JPS with reported non life threatening injuries. Vehicle was submerged in the water. Engine 23, Quint 23, Engine 32, Dive 32, Dive 7, Truck 8, EMS99, Rehab, Battalion 3 & Battalion 5 along with MedStar EMS and FWPD worked the incident. The investigation is underway at this time. Additional details can be seen in our original post. A2

Submerged Vehicle (Ft Worth)

Rollover Accident (Ft Worth) Engine 23, Engine 32, Quint 23, Dive 32, Battalion 3 are working an accident involving a vehicle rollover into a creek. Location is Interstate 30 and Camp Bowie Blvd West near the Tarrant/Parker County line in Mary’s Creek. Vehicle reported upside down submerged in water. Battalion 3 & 5 on scene. A2

House Fire (Grapevine)

House Fire (Grapevine) Engine 1, Truck 1, Medic 1 on scene in the 1100 block of Silver Lake Drive reporting a single story brick residence with fire showing from the base of the chimney. Working fire declared by Battalion 56. A2

Accident (Bedford)

Accident (Bedford) Battalion 15, Engine 151 on scene in the 3200 block of Forest Ridge Road reporting one vehicle into a fence. Occupant of the vehicle reported as possibly being unconscious. Medic 152 responding. A2

18 Wheeler Rollover (Ft Worth)

Rollover Accident (Ft Worth) Engine 28, Quint 17 along with MedStar and FWPD are working an accident involving an 18 wheeler flat bed trailer rollover accident in the 11500 block of Interstate 35 north bound near Garden Acres. Quint 17 advising of no injuries to the driver. A2

Accidents (Parker County)

Accident (Parker County) Parker County Fire along with Weatherford PD/FD are working several accidents, an 18 wheeler jack-knife along with numerous vehicles stuck on Interstate 20 both east and west bound between the 408-416 mile markers. A2

Loose Livestock (Ft Worth)

Loose Livestock (Ft Worth) Heads up if your in the area of Greenbelt Road and Trammel Davis Road (off Trinity Blvd) as 6-8 black cows are roaming the roadways.
Also in Ft Worth, several Goats are reported in the intersection of Highway 114 and Blue Mound Road. Ft Worth PD has been requested to both areas. Use caution in the area. A2

Apartment Fire (Euless)

Apartment Fire (Euless) Medic 551, Medic 553, Engine 551 on scene in the 500 block of Sycamore Lane reporting heavy smoke showing from a two story apartment complex. Engine 551 performing a fast attack on a working fire. Mutual aid responding from Bedford. A2

Traumatic Injury (Wise County)

Air Evac 68 has been launched to a traumatic injury/off road accident at a property off Highway 199 a few miles west of FM 920. Wise County EMS and Boonsville FD assigned. Another EMS company is on scene and requested the air ambulance. Boonsville Brush 21 will be Landing Zone. This incident will be at/near the Power Plant property.

Auto Pedestrian (Denton)

Denton Fire/EMS and DPD are working a reported auto pedestrian accident in the 1600 block of Teasley Lane. Medic 1 is ground transporting to Denton Regional, code 3 (lights/siren) priority 2 (serious injuries). Med helicopter was on standby, but disregarded.

Shooting (Euless)

Engine 551, Medic 551 along with Grapevie & Euless PD are on scene of a shooting in the 4000 block of State Highway 121 requesting PHI Air Medical to the scene for a subject shot twice who is in police custody. Quint 552 will be establishing landing zone for PHI Med 8 on the service road of Highway 121 between Glade Road and Cheek Sparger. A2

Shooting Update – Grapevine & Euless PD are working a reported officer involved shooting on south bound Highway 121 between Glade Road and Cheek Sparger Road. Reports are that a Grapevine PD officer shot a subject twice during an apparent traffic stop. The patient was transported via PHI Air Medical to trauma unit. This is an ongoing investigation. Expect very heavy traffic delays along highway 121. See earlier post. A2

Auto Pedestrian (North Richland Hills)

Auto Pedestrian (North Richland Hills) Both NRH and Hurst FD/PD are working an accident involving a auto pedestrian in the 9100 block of Boulevard 26 in front of Christina’s. Medic 211 transporting code 3 with three extra firefighters on board to JPS trauma unit.  PHI Helicopter was placed on stand by but was cancelled. NRHPD has shut down all east bound traffic from Cannon to Precinct Line Road for accident investigation. A2

Fatality Accident (Grand Prairie)

A Grand Prairie resident died around 5:00pm this evening at Medical Center of Arlington due to injuries sustained in a major vehicle crash yesterday morning. S. Carrier Parkway was closed around Royal Valley Rd yesterday morning in Grand Prairie for crash investigation.

Shooting (DFW Airport) UPDATED

DFW Airport confirms a shooting incident at Terminal C. The incident is now over. More details to follow, per the airport’s official Twitter page.

*Update – FULL UPDATE from DFW Airport: The shooting apparently involved an outside law enforcement agency officer who was escorting a prisoner through DFW Airport. The two men got into an altercation in a restroom inside Terminal C, with one shot fired. Both were transported to local hospitals. The altercation was limited to those two individuals and no one else was injured. Area near C10 checkpoint closed for investigation.

Working Fire (Grapevine)

Working Fire ( Grapevine)Grapevine PD along with Battalion 56, Engine 1 on scene of the Grace Donation Station located at 112 N Scribner Street reporting a tractor trailer with heavy fire showing next to the building. Chief 2 advising fire is extending to the building. A2

Semi Rollover (Ft Worth)

Semi Rollover (Ft Worth) Quint 9, Engine 31 along with MedStar and FWPD are working a major accident involving a semi rollover with reported diesel spill on south bound Interstate 35 between Loop 820 and Meacham Blvd. Very heavy traffic delays being reported. A2

Accident w/ Entrapment (Hillsboro)

Hillsboro FD, CF ground medics 304 and 305 are working a major accident with entrapment and multiple patients at Hwy 22 and FM 309 just west of Hillsboro. Air medical transport required.

*Update – An update on the accident in Hillsboro we posted earlier this evening. It is a double fatality accident. At least 2 adults and 2 children involved. One adult and one child were dead on the scene. The other adult was airlifted with severe injuries to Hillcrest Hospital in Waco. The other child was airlifted to Cook Children’s in Fort Worth with non-major injuries. The accident occurred around 8pm near Highway 22 and FM 309 just west of Hillsboro.

Shooting (Haltom City)

Today around noon, Haltom City FD Quint 472, Truck 471, MedStar EMS and Haltom City PD were dispatched to a shooting in the 5700 block of Ellison Ave. Patient was transported in stable condition. Additional details are not known at this time.