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


Major Accident (Parker County)

Hudson Oaks FD, Lifecare EMS, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident in the 3000 block of Lakeway Drive. Reported to be a vehicle vs. a tree. EMS Supervisor on scene requesting a second ambulance. Air medical was on standby, but has been canceled. FD/EMS units do report at least one patient with major injuries.


Major Accident (Dallas County)

Wilmer FD, Ferris FD, multiple law enforcement, and others are on scene of a major accident with vehicle fire on southbound I45 at Malloy Bridge Road in far south Dallas County. Units reporting fatality accident. All lanes of southbound I45 are closed due to this accident. Expect an extended closure.


Accident w/ Entrapment (Dallas)

Battalion 4, Engine 28, Rescue 57, Dallas PD, and others are on scene of a major accident with entrapment in the 9400 block of Walnut Hill Lane at White Rock Trail. ONCOR has been requested to the scene. USAR 19 (Urban Search & Rescue) is responding to assist with extrication. Three ambulances have been requested to the scene along with an additional engine.


House Fire (Dallas)

Engine 53 is on scene of a well involved structure fire in the 2500 block of Hillsboro Ave. Working fire. 2nd in engine catch the plug. Battalion 1, Battalion 8, Engine 31, Engine 39, Truck 53, Truck 39 all assigned.


Major Accident (Plano)

Southbound lanes of Preston Road are closed between Hedgcoxe Road and Legacy Drive while Plano Police and Fire/EMS work a major accident involving a pedestrian struck by a vehicle. Engine 8, Truck 8, Squad 1, and Medic 12 all responded. Medic 12 ground transported a patient to Medical City Plano with major injuries. Accident investigators are on the scene.


Accident w/ Entrapment (Venus)

Venus FD, CareFlite ground EMS, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident, reported to be a possible head-on collision, on Highway 67 just east of Venus. CareFlite 1 has just lifted from the scene, airlifting a patient to Harris downtown.


Major Accident (Weatherford)

Weatherford Engine 3 is on scene of a major accident along I20 near Bankhead Highway. Dispatched as a vehicle that crashed off the highway and onto the railroad tracks. FD reports one vehicle on the tracks with major damage. Checking for injuries. Lifecare EMS is also responding.


Major Accident (Cleburne)

Cleburne FD has landed CareFlite air at the scene of a major accident at Country Club Road near Bellevue Drive. CareFlite ground EMS, Cleburne EMS, and Cleburne PD are on scene. CPD reported it as a possible head-on collision.


Officer Involved Shooting (Ft Worth)

Its best to avoid Loop 820 between I30 and Trinity Blvd. due to a police situation. Heavy traffic. Fort Worth PD reports this is an officer involved shooting. Units were responding to reports of a person standing in the middle of the freeway.

Update – Southbound lanes of 820 are now completely closed, and will likely be for some time, while FWPD investigates the shooting. Find another route!


Accident w/ Entrapment (Mansfield)

Mansfield FD/EMS and MPD are on scene of a major accident with entrapment along southbound 287 at Walnut Creek Drive. Reported to be a vehicle vs. bridge column. Extrication is in progress. EMS helicopter launched to the scene. Southbound lanes will be closed for the landing zone.


Possible Missing Child (Denton County)

Several FD and PD crews are looking for a possible missing child in the area of 601 Villa Paloma Blvd, Catherine Bell Middle School. The missing child is a black female, 2nd grade age, wearing a teal shirt and a teal bow. Last seen walking from the school down Villa Paloma Blvd towards the community swimming pool. This is in the Paloma Creek area just south of 380. If you live in the area – please call 9-1-1 if you spot the child.


Death Investigation (Irving)

The Irving Police Department is investigating the discovery of a dead body in the 2000 block of County Line Road. At approximately 0753 hours this morning, a passing motorist called police to report finding an adult male that had apparently been shot. Detectives are working to identify the person’s identity and the circumstances surrounding his death. – Irving PD


Major Accident (Ellis County)

Ennis FD, Ellis County EMS, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident, reported to be a person struck by a vehicle, along southbound I45 near FM 879. All southbound lanes are closed. Air medical was on standby, but has been disregarded. Unknown injuries at this time. Avoid the area.


Near-Drowning (Frisco)

Quint 4, Medic 7, and other Frisco FD and PD units are on scene of a near-drowning in the 3700 block of Guinn Gate Drive. Child found in the pool. CPR successfully administered. Medic 7 is ground transporting the child to Children’s Legacy hospital, conscious and alert. #CPRWORKS


Apartment Fire (Dallas)

Battalion 3, Engine 8, Truck 17, and other DFR units are on scene of a working fire at an apartment complex in the 5000 block of San Jacinto Street. Battalion 1, Engine 17, Engine 19, and Truck 19 are all assigned. Fire attack in progress.


Recovery (Dallas)

Battalion 6, Engine 40, Rescue 25, and Dallas PD are on scene of a reported person in water in the 2200 block of W. Five Mile Parkway near Rugged Drive. Battalion 6 has requested the USAR (Urban Search and Rescue) team to the scene for assistance, along with the Medical Examiner.


House Fire (Ft Worth)

Quint 38, Engine 38, and other FWFD units are working a house fire in the 11800 block of Cottontail Drive. Requesting two additional engines for assistance. Battalion 6, Engine 37, Quint 35, Engine 31, Engine 41, and Engine 11 are all assigned to the fire.


Major Accident (Fort Worth)

Forest Hill FD, Fort Worth FD, Medstar EMS, and multiple PD units are on scene of a major accident on the southeast Loop 820 at the northbound 820 / eastbound I20 interchange. Medstar is ground transporting a pediatric patient to Cook Children’s with CPR in progress. Reported to be a possible rollover accident with ejection. Avoid this area.


Shooting (Frisco)

Multiple Frisco PD and FD/EMS units are on scene at Stonebriar Mall for a reported gunshot wound victim. One person shot. Serious injuries are reported. Frisco Medic 5 is ground transporting the victim to Texas Health Plano hospital.


Structure Fire (Ft Worth)

Battalion 3 and Engine 25 are on scene with heavy smoke showing from a reported trailer home in the area of N. Houston St. and W. Long Ave. Working fire. Quint 12, Engine 12, Engine 15, Engine 6, Engine 19, and Safety 1 are all assigned to the fire.


3 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

Multiple DFR units are on scene of a 2 alarm apartment fire in the 3200 block of N. Hall St. in Uptown Dallas. Heavy smoke showing from a multiple story apartment building. Avoid this area.

Update – 3rd alarm has been requested to the scene.


Major Accident (Ennis)

Ennis FD, Ellis County EMS, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident with entrapment on Highway 287 in front of the Texas Motorplex. PHI Med 6 helicopter has landed at the scene for air transport. Major delays in the area.

Update – PHI Med 6 is airlifting to Parkland. Ellis County EMS is also ground transporting at least two patients from this scene.


Major Accident (Red Oak)

Red Oak FD, Waxahachie FD, Ellis County EMS, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident on Highway 77 near Deer Creek Drive. Red Oak FD has extinguished a vehicle that was on fire. Unknown injuries at this time. Major delays on Highway 77 between Waxahachie and Red Oak – avoid!


Drowning (Forney)

CareFlite ground EMS has ground transported a patient from a drowning incident on Dublin Drive West to Baylor Scott & White Forney. CareFlite helicopter has landed at the hospital to airlift the patient into Dallas.


Shooting (Euless)

Euless PD is investigating a reported shooting incident at an apartment complex in the 800 block of E. Ash Lane. Medic 551 is ground transporting a shooting victim to Baylor Grapevine with serious injuries.


Fatality Accident (Corsicana)

Corsicana FD, multiple EMS units, and several law enforcement are working a major accident with multiple vehicles involved and multiple people trapped on northbound I45 near MM 234. One confirmed fatality on the scene. Several ground ambulances and medical helicopters have been requested to the scene.


Rollover Accident (Melissa)

Melissa FD, Anna FD, Collin County EMS, and multiple law enforcement are all on scene of a rollover accident southbound 75 near CR 364. PHI Med 2 is airlifting a patient to Medical City Plano. (Information: First Response Photography)