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

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.