Law enforcement is investigating a shooting near Colorado Street and Texas Street. Reports of one person shot. Major injuries reported. CareFlite helicopter was on standby, but disregarded.
Engine 1, Medic 8, and Frisco PD working a motorcycle accident in Old Town Frisco (downtown Frisco) at 6th St. and Elm St. Serious injuries reported. A1
An Update to our earlier post: A mid-20s year old female died this afternoon after a vehicle plowed into a gas station at 1799 E. Lancaster Ave in Fort Worth. Multiple other people were injured and transported from the scene. The female was ground transported to JPS but died at the hospital. FWPD continue to investigate the incident.
Midlothian PD are working a major accident on Highway 67 near Dove Lane. Reported to be a vehicle vs. work truck. Unknown injuries. Specific details not known at this time.
Fort Worth Fire, Police and MedStar are on scene of a reported vehicle vs building with multiple people injured near Riverside Dr and Lancaster Ave. Critical injuries.
GPPD has closed westbound I30 at Belt Line due to an accident involving two 18 wheelers.
1500 North Carroll Avenue: Dallas Fire Rescue is working a structure fire in this block. Battalion 1 reported out with a whole lot of fire showing from a two story structure.
Irving FD/EMS and IPD are working a major accident with vehicle on fire off MacArthur Blvd near Hunter Ferrell Rd. Downed power lines at the scene. Major injuries have been reported. A1
1500 SH121 Business – E166 on with vehicle rollover and 2 patients ejected. Request total of 3 medics. Air Medical on standby. A3
*Update – PHI Med 10 was headed back from Plano and now hovering overhead. They will be landing to pick up the patient. 121 Business being shut down. A3
*Update – PHI on the ground. 2 other patients will be transported by ground. A3
Arlington Police: “At about 4:50 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Park Row for a major accident involving a vehicle and pedestrian. Upon arrival, officers learned that someone on a skateboard was crossing street and struck by a vehicle, the driver of which left the scene.” Other details, including the rider’s age and condition, are not yet known.
Irving PD has closed eastbound 183 near O’Connor due to an earlier accident. Major delays.
6600 Putting Green: Truck 40 and Engine 40 are on location with a one story brick house with quite a bit of fire showing. Units are making a quick attack.
Scurry Fire, CareFlite ground EMS, CareFlite helicopter and law enforcement are on scene of a motorcycle accident in the area of FM 2451 and FM 148. Unknown exact location.
MedStar is reporting a fatal motorcycle accident on Highway 114 near Blue Mound Road/FM 156. CareFlite was launched, but disregarded. Single fatality on scene, per MedStar. FWFD also on scene.
Airplane crash near Gordonville, TX (Grayson County, north of DFW) in the 300 block of Green Briar Road. This is a neighborhood immediately west of the Cedar Mills airstrip and Lake Texoma. A house is also on fire, but it is unknown if the aircraft struck the house. Air Evac 65 has been launched to the scene per Sherwood Shores FD.
CareFlite has lifted from the scene of a rollover accident with possible ejection at FM 2604 near Cedar Creek Park Road. CareFlite is airlifting to BS&W Hillcrest in Waco.
Units are working a major, multiple vehicle accident on eastbound I30 near Dalrock. Possible ejection. Only 1 lane reported open. Accident investigators requested.
Engine 71 is on scene, eastbound I20 west of Cooper St, multiple vehicle accident. Engine 6, Truck 9, Battalion 2, three Arlington EMS units also assigned. APD also on scene. At least 2 injured.
Station 570 and several law enforcement are working a major accident on Highway 114 near John Day Road. Single vehicle with major damage. Air medical is on standby.
Friends, a Dallas police officer has collapsed while on bike patrol. He has been taken to the hospital by DFR. We are monitoring the situation and will keep you updated.
UPDATE** we have received word that the police officer who collapsed today remains in critical condition
Irving FD is anticipating full closure of Highway 183 soon near Carl Road due to a vehicle that hit a power pole.
Dallas Fire and Police are on scene of a single fatality structure fire in the 2500 block of Perryton Drive.
Battalion 49 has launched Air Evac 68 to the scene of a motorcycle accident in the 11600 block of FM 730 North. Azle FD, Reno/Briar FD, and law enforcement on scene.
Crews are working to clear an overturned semi truck on the 360/Six Flags exit ramp from eastbound I30. The ramp is closed.
ESD Engine 90 is on scene with a fully involved shed fire in the 3100 block of Sarah Lane. Venus and Alvarado FDs also assigned.
A 2.6 magnitude earthquake has been recorded by the USGS, centered just northwest of Venus.
You might have seen heavy black smoke around DFW Airport a little earlier today. Irving FD and HazMat were working a reported fuel tank fire near Esters Blvd and Reese Dr. Fire is under control.
Dallas Fire Rescue and Dallas PD, are working a major incident at this time on Lake Ray Hubbard. Multiple rescues have been requested.
Dallas Police Department’s Aircraft, Air 1, had an incident near Lake Ray Hubbard. The pilot landed the aircraft safely but Dallas Fire Rescue transported the pilot to a Dallas area hospital with an unknown condition at this time. Credit: WFAA and DPD
Fatality Motorcycle Accident (Denton County, Pilot Point) Law enforcement is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident on Highway 377 near the Dollar General last night. The motorcycle rider was transported to Denton Regional in traumatic arrest, but succumbed to his injuries.
1500 Round Table Dr: Dallas Fire Rescue’s Hazardous Materials team is investigating an unknown HazMat incident.
Auto Pedestrian (Grapevine) Medic 5, Quint 5 along with Grapevine PD are working an accident involving a auto versus bicycle in the 2000 block of State Highway 26 at Bass Pro. Air Medical is on stand by. Highway 26 is shut down. A2
NOT DFW – Valley Mills, TX (Bosque County) Train Derailment – Valley Mills VFD, Clifton VFD, Waco FD HazMat, and Bosque County Emergency Management are working a major train derailment about a mile north of the Valley Mills city limits. Multiple train cars overturned and possibly leaking chemicals. (Info: Valley Mills VFD)
Dallas PD on scene of a large disturbance involving suspects firing guns outside of a house party, 1600 S. Haskell. Crowd scattered as police arrived, additional cover officers requested in the area.
Quint 3 is in command of a rollover accident, unknown location at this time. Medical helicopter was on standby, but is not needed. Occupant of the vehicle self-extricated. Reported to be 2 vehicles involved, one on its top. If we get a location, we will update.
Dallas Police have closed NB Loop 12 near I30 for heavy duty wreckers to clear an earlier 18 wheeler tanker accident that crashed into the center median. Unknown injuries.
Irving FD, PD are working a major accident along EB 114 near 161. 3 ambulances requested. HazMat and Water Department also requested to the scene. Serious injuries reported.
Truck 8, Engine 5, HazMat 5 are working a natural gas leak in the 4000 block of Kenosha Road. ATMOS has been requested emergency response. A1
Dallas PD has closed eastbound 635 near TI Blvd due to a fatality accident involving a pedestrian struck by a vehicle.
NB I35E is closed near the Lake Lewisville bridge due to a gas leak in the area, per SigAlert. The feeder road is also closed. Substantial delays.
Grand Prairie PD were in pursuit of a vehicle when it crashed in the 1700 block of NE Green Oaks Blvd and near Ascension Blvd. At least 1 black male suspect fled on foot in area of Brown Blvd and Hidden Ridge Drive.
*Update – Arlington EMS is transporting the victim involved in head-on crash with the suspect to JPS. Heavy damage to the vehicles. Suspects were traveling at an estimated 80-90mph at time of collision. The victim was rendered unconscious as a result of this accident, but is now alert.
Engine 18 and other FWFD units are working a structure fire in the 5100 block of Redbud Lane. Heavy fire showing from the attic of a residential structure. Working fire. A1
1 Alarm Fire (Ft Worth) Engine 6, Engine 18 on scene in the 3700 block of Collinwood Avenue reporting a single story wood frame residence with smoke showing. Engine 6 pulling a big booster. Battalion 2 has command. A2
Fort Worth PD has closed eastbound I30 at Ridglea Ave due to a multi-vehicle accident.
McKinney Battalion 1 has command of a reported chlorine leak from a 150 gallon tank near FM 543 and McDonald St. Plano HazMat team is on scene. Expect delays in the area. A1
Battalion 22, Engine 222, Truck 223, Engine 291, and others on scene of a working fire at an apartment complex, 6100 block Glenview Drive. Working to access the fire. A1
*Update – Command has requested 2 alarms to this fire.
Blue Mound PD: On March 18, 2015 at about 1:00am, Blue Mound Police officers were dispatched to a residence located at 601 Globe Ave to investigate a possible shooting. On arrival, officers found three individuals inside the residence. One of the individuals, a 19 year old male, was found to have been wounded by gun fire. He was transported to a local hospital, no condition available at this time. Witnesses indicated that the victim was attempting to open the front door of the residence when the suspect (s) fired a single round from an unknown type weather. The shooting is still under investigation.
FWFD and MedStar are both reporting a an SUV and a school bus accident near Riverside Drive and Maddox Ave. Bus reportedly hit a building. Serious injuries to the driver of the vehicle. No major injuries to any occupants on the bus.
Battalion 2, Engine 2, Truck 2, Engine 5, Engine 1, Safety 1, Engine 14 on scene of a working structure fire in the 1000 block of Daggett Ave. Heavy fire showing. Defensive fire operations.
Battalion 1, Truck 1, Rescue 1, Quint 8, Medic 8 and FPD are working a reported rollover with entrapment at Custer Rd and Rolater Rd. Extrication in progress. A1
Battalion 6, Engine 5, Engine 1, and other FWFD units are working a structure fire in the 1900 block of Chambers Street. Fire showing thru the roof.
At 4:45am this morning, Dallas Sheriffs and Dallas Fire were dispatched to a major accident involving an overturned 18 wheeler and a pickup truck on northbound I35E near Market Center. Sheriffs corrected the location as NB I35E at the Oak Lawn exit. There was a single fatality in the pickup truck. Other occupants were transported via Dallas Fire.
Engine 39, Truck 39 are on scene with a fully involved vehicle fire in the 3100 block of San Diego Drive. Black smoke visible from 635.
Engine 12 and other FWFD units are on scene with heavy fire showing from a 2 story residence in the 1700 block of Gould Ave. Defensive fire operations at this time. A1
Truck 1, Engine 2, Engine 3 and other MFD units are working a fully involved 18 wheeler fire on southbound 75 near Wilmeth Road. Southbound lanes closed.
Mansfield Police have taken a subject into custody from a SWAT incident near Whispering Water Lane and Auburndale Drive. The standoff had been going on for the past few hours.
Frisco Quint 5 is on scene, at least 2 vehicles involved in a major accident with one on its top near Stonebridge and Custer. Moderate to severe damage reported. McKinney FD mutual aid. At least one patient with serious injuries. Frisco Medic 5 is transporting code 3 (lights/siren) to Medical Center of Plano.
Rendon Fire/EMS with mutual aid from Mansfield EMS are working a major accident on 1187 just west of Bennett Lawson near Skyvue funeral home. Working to get more information.
300 Melba Street: Dallas Fire Rescue’s Battalion 6 is working another house fire a block away from the other. Units are en route at this time. Stay tuned for more information
West 9th and Zang Blvd: Battalion 6 is on location with a 1 story house with quite a bit of fire showing from the front of the house. Engine 15 is making a quick attack.
Engine 22 is requesting an immediate 2nd alarm at an apartment fire in the 13500 block of Maham Road. Heavy smoke and fire thru the roof of a multi-story apartment building. Working fire. A1
Fort Worth FD, MedStar and FWPD are working a major accident SB I35W near Seminary Drive. According to reports, there is a deceased horse involved in the accident. Avoid this area.
Melissa, McKinney, Princeton, Anna, Westminster and Blue Ridge FDs are working a structure fire on CR 413. Fire and smoke showing through the roof of a 2 story house. Defensive fire ops. A1
Grand Prairie FD is working a house fire in the 5900 block of Crestview Drive. Heavy smoke showing from the garage upon arrival.
Engine 244, LifeCare EMS, PCSO and DPS are working a major accident with entrapment off Tip Top Road and W. El Camino Real. Vehicle into a tree with major damage. Reported one patient unresponsive.
Battalion 111 and other CFD, CPD units on scene of a major accident, requesting CareFlite and a second ambulance at Josey Lane north of Trinity Mills. CareFlite will be landing in the southbound lanes.
Carrollton Major Accident *Update – Carrollton PD is advising this accident was secondary to a police chase. Carrollton EMS Medic 113 is ground transporting one patient code 3 (light/siren) to Parkland with serious to critical injuries. Extrication is currently in progress on patient #2. CareFlite has just landed at the scene. Avoid Josey Lane between PGBT and Frankford Road. Accident involves at least 2 vehicles, one rollover and one into a retaining wall.
Chief 28, Engine 28, MedStar and PD on scene, major accident with reported entrapment at Highway 156 N near the viaduct overpass. Vehicle against a fence with occupant possibly trapped inside.
Azle Engine 52 on scene with at least 3 cars involved in a major accident with major damage on southbound FM 730 near Peden Road. Air Evac 68 was on standby, but disregarded. No major injuries.
Dallas Fire Rescue is working a 1 alarm apartment fire in the 1900 block of Bennett Ave. Heavy smoke showing on arrival. Working fire. Smoke visible from US-75.
Law enforcement is investigating a fatality accident this morning at 11397 FM 730 South and Flat Rock Road near Azle. The accident occurred just after 8:00am. Engine 51 (Parker County ESD) was first on scene with a vehicle into a tree. Engine 54 also arrived on scene and advised a patient was unconscious. LifeCare EMS Medic 22 ground transported the occupant to Texas Health Harris Hospital in Azle, but he was pronounced deceased in the hospital’s emergency room, per the Tarrant County Medical Examiner.
5055 Pear Ridge Dr.- Engine and Truck 10 are out with a multi story apartment complex with fire going through the roof. Lots of people are evacuating.
3000 Coombs Creek Dr.- Dallas Fire Rescue is on scene with a major accident. Multiple patients being transported code 3 (lights and sirens) to the hospital.
Grand Prairie PD has just terminated a high-speed pursuit of a motorcycle on NB Loop 12 near Singleton Blvd. Suspect described as wearing a white shirt, black pants with a multi-colored helmet. Speeds 100+mph. GPPD terminated pursuit due to high speeds and safety for other drivers (but they were keeping up with him!).
Engine 1, Safety 1 and other FFD units on scene with heavy white smoke showing from a reported paint & body shop in the 9400 block of John W. Elliott Drive. Engine 1 is fire attack. Working fire. A1
Dallas Fire Rescue is on scene with heavy fire showing from a 1 story residence near Lockheed Street and Mockingbird Lane. Working fire.
Plano FD is working a structure fire near E Parker Road and Jupiter Rd. Medical helicopter launched to the scene per PFD.
Alvarado & Keene FD’s are working a fully involved structure fire in the 4600 Blk of US Hwy 67. Defensive fire. Joshua FD also enroute. A11
2800 Blk Timbercrest – E481 on scene vehicle into a house with major damage. Requesting mutual aid heavy rescue from Lake Cities and Coppell. Flower Mound truck 501 also responding. Unk Injuries A3
Units are working an 18 wheeler rollover with spilled wood all over the roadway on NB I35E near Mockingbird. Expect delays.
Silver Creek, Willow Park & Hudson Oaks FD along with Lifecare EMS are working a 3 vehicle major accident in the 3700 Blk of Azle Hwy / FM 730. Multiple patients requiring transport. A11
Dallas Fire and HazMat crews are working a major crash involving two 18 wheelers, 1 jack-knifed, on eastbound 635 near Skillman St. Multiple right lanes blocked. Expect extended delays.
Law enforcement has been investigating a fatality accident for several hours in the 5900 block of Teague Road near Davis Road. Single vehicle with possible ejection. 1 fatality on the scene. Accident happened around 5:00pm today. Tarrant County sheriffs have just called for the Tarrant County Medical Examiner.
Arlington FD and PD are working a motorcycle accident at SB 360 to go WB I20. APD advising serious injuries. Car reportedly hit the motorcyclist. Arlington EMS transporting by ground.
Fort Worth PD are investigating a fatality accident overnight in the 9700 block of Saginaw Blvd. Single fatality rollover accident.
Rescue 650 (Ponder FD) and law enforcement on scene of a major accident, 5000 block of H. Lively Road at the big curve just south of 2449. Denton FD Medic 3 mutual aid. Vehicle off the roadway.
Quint 8 on scene, tractor trailer rollover on W Lamar Blvd to I30 entrance. No entrapment. Arlington EMS and APD also on scene. Expect extended delays.
Engine 9, Engine 5, Arlington EMS, and APD are working a motorcycle accident on SB 360 near the Mayfield exit. Dispatch advising PHI Med 8 helicopter available if needed.
Quint 6, Engine 2, Squad 2 and others on scene with heavy black smoke showing from a 1 story house in the 2100 block of Skylark Drive. Working fire. All occupants reported out.
Fort Worth PD are investigating a reported fatality accident off westbound I20 near Aledo Road. Unconfirmed circumstances, but confirmed fatality on scene.
*Update – MedStar advising 1 deceased on scene; fell from the bridge.
Engine 218 on scene of an active gas leak in the 8500 block of Michael Street. ATMOS en route.
3000 I-35E Northbound just South of Round Grove Rd – Medic 163 out with 4 vehicles one with heavy damage. A3
3000 SH121 Southbound at Lewisville City Limit – T167/E165 working a rollover accident near Freeport Pkwy and 121. A3
Westbound 635 at Royal Ln – E121 on scene with jackknifed 18 wheeler and other vehicles involved in an accident. Unknown injuries. A3
FWFD and FWPD have closed WB I30 at Camp Bowie due to a multi-vehicle accident involving jack-knifed 18 wheeler. Avoid the area.
Accident w/ Entrapment (Denton County) Aubrey FD on scene, reported multi-vehicle accident on 380 bridge between Paloma Creek and Providence. Bridge is reported to be iced over. 1 person reportedly pinned under a vehicle.
*Update – This will be a fatality accident. All lanes will be closed for sanding of the bridge.
Chief 78 on scene with heavy smoke showing from the roof of a single story residential structure in the 300 block of E. Oakdale Street. Working fire. Mutual aid from Cleburne, Joshua, Alvarado FDs. A1
Grapevine FD has been working a mobile home fire for the past hour or so in the 400 block of Scribner St. Fire showing on arrival. Battalion 56, Quint 5 and others on scene. A1
Quint 26 and other FWFD on scene with heavy fire showing from a house in the 6800 block of Trail Lake Drive. Working fire.