DFW Scanner

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


Shooting (Plano)

Plano Police and Fire/EMS are on scene of a shooting at 7401 Alma Drive. Multiple ambulances requested to the scene for multiple patients. Major injuries reported. Expect heavy police presence.

‪Update – Fatality reported at the scene. EMS is transporting at least one patient to Medical City Plano, gunshot wound to the face. Avoid this area. 7400 Alma Drive.‬

Update – The investigation continues at Cross Creek Apartments, the shooting location, at 7401 Alma Drive. Its best to completely avoid this area. Suspect fled from the scene. We will relay updated info from PPD when appropriate.


Structure Fire (Dallas)

Battalion 6, Engine 52, and other DFR units are on scene with smoke showing from a large commercial facility in the area of Glenfield Ave and S Westmoreland Rd. Reported to be a vacant building. Requesting DPD to help block off streets in the area. Avoid this scene.


Accident w/ Fire (Justin)

Justin FD/EMS, Roanoke FD, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident with vehicle on fire on FM 156 near Industrial just south of Justin. At least two vehicles involved, major damage, one on fire. PHI Med 10 is landing at the scene now.


Gas Leak (Dallas)

Engine 45 is on scene of a reported gas leak in the area of 1600 Seale Street in west Dallas. Requesting additional units to the scene including Truck 4, Engine 1, and Battalion 6. Dallas PD also requested to close off streets in the area. Avoid this area.


House Fire (Wylie)

Quint 141, Quint 142, Chief 142 and other Wylie FD units are on scene with fire showing from the second floor of a two story house in the 1100 block of Hall Drive. Working fire declared. Interior fire attack is in progress.


Shooting (Arlington)

Arlington PD is on scene of a shooting in the 2100 block of E Abram Street. Dispatched to be at the 7-11. Engine 2, Squad 2, and Arlington EMS are all on scene advising one patient with a gunshot wound to the chest. MCA notified of incoming trauma alert.

Update – Patient declared deceased on the scene. No transport. APD reports the shooting suspect has been arrested and a weapon secured. Investigation ongoing.


Officer Involved Shooting (Duncanville)

Duncanville PD is investigating an officer involved shooting off Martin Luther Circle near S Cockrell Hill Road. Officers were dispatched to a welfare concern around 2:00pm this afternoon. Officers made made contact with an individual and there was some type of altercation. Suspect transported to Methodist central unknown condition. Officer is OK.


Fire (McKinney)

McKinney Battalion 1, Engine 8, Medic 8, and other MFD units are on scene of a working fire at an assisted living facility in the 1600 block of S. Stonebridge. Reported small fire in the attic/ceiling area. Evacuation in progress.
 
Update – Fire under control.


House Fire (Dallas)

Engine 23, Truck 23, Rescue 23, Battalion 1, and other DFR units are on scene with heavy smoke showing from a one story house in the 1400 block of Oakley Ave. Working fire declared. Engine 25, Engine 33, Truck 25, and Battalion 5 all assigned.


Shooting (Irving)

Irving PD is investigating a shooting in the 4500 block of W Pioneer Dr. According to IPD, a 16 year old victim was walking through the apartment complex at the time & was seen fighting with a person when the shooting occurred. Victim taken to the hospital & is expected to survive. The motive is unclear but detectives believe the suspect is known and still at large.


House Fire (Ft Worth)

Engine 17 is on scene with heavy smoke showing from the attic of a house in the 7800 block of Burgundy Drive. Pulling a big booster. Battalion 1, Engine 42, Engine 39, Engine 21, Quint 26, Safety 1 all assigned.


Aircraft Down (Addison)

Battalion 101, Rescue 101, Quint 102, Medic 101, Medic 102 are on scene of a reported aircraft down at Addison Airport. Extrication in progress. CareFlite launched to the scene.

Update – Extrication complete. EMS transporting one by ground. CareFlite transporting another patient by air to Medical City Plano.


House Fire (Ft Worth)

Euless FD with FWFD on scene in the 11000 blk of S. Pipeline Rd with heavy fire showing from a residential structure. Reports of someone pouring an unknown liquid on the house prior to FD arrival. Working fire.


Major Accident (Collin Co)

Multiple units are on scene of a major accident with reported vehicle rollover at FM 1377 and CR 501. PHI and Air Evac helicopters both airlifted patients from this crash to Medical City Plano. This is a second crash and separate from the fatality crash near Blue Ridge on 981.


Accident w/ Entrapment (Blue Ridge)

Blue Ridge FD, Collin County EMS, multiple law enforcement, and other agencies are working a major accident with entrapment in the 15000 block of CR 981. Major injuries reported. PHI Med 2 launched to the scene. (Information: First Response Photography)

Update – PHI Med 2 airlifting one patient to Medical City Plano. Two patients are reported to be deceased on the scene.


Motorcycle Accident (Palmer)

Palmer FD, PD, and Ellis County EMS are on scene of a major accident involving a motorcycle at W Jefferson St and N Main St. CPR was administered, but the patient has reportedly been declared deceased on the scene. Avoid this area.


Shooting (Ft Worth)

Multiple Fort Worth PD and Tarrant County sheriffs are on scene of a reported shooting scene at Temptations Cabaret, 12291 Camp Bowie West Blvd in west Fort Worth. Air-1 overhead. Heavy police presence on scene. AVOID THIS AREA.


Accident w/ Entrapment (Ft Worth)

Multiple FWFD, Medstar, and FWPD units are on scene of a major accident with multiple people seriously injured at W Lancaster Ave and Boswell Drive. CareFlite has just landed at the scene. Battalion 4, Quint 24, Engine 24, Engine 14, Rescue 14, Squad 2, Engine 7, Engine 3, and Safety 1 all on scene. Avoid this area.


Shooting (Dallas)

Dallas PD is investigating a shooting at an apartment complex in the 11300 block of Woodmeadow Parkway. DPD responded to reports of multiple gunshots heard in the area and found a gunshot victim. Crime Scene investigators are on scene.


Major Accident w/ Fire (Dallas)

Engine 27, Truck 41, and multiple PD units are on scene of a multiple car crash on northbound Dallas North Tollway at Walnut Hill. One vehicle is fully involved with flames. Rescue 11 ground transported one patient code 3 priority 1 (serious, potentially critical injuries) to Parkland. DPD requested to assist due to the possibility of fatality involved.


Tanker Rollover (Ft Worth)

Engine 17 is on scene of a tanker truck rollover on fire westbound I20 at I35W. Confirmed truck on its side with fire showing. Multiple FWFD units are responding along with MedStar and FWPD. Squad 2 is responding to assist with a person trapped. Major delays in this area.

Update – Fire contained. One person is trapped in the wreck. Squad 2 is responding for extrication. One patient with serious injuries. CareFlite is on standby. All westbound lanes of I20 are closed at I35W.


Barricaded Person (Dallas)

Dallas PD have taken a person into custody in the area of S. 2nd Ave and Jamaica Street. DPD officers were following an occupied stolen tractor trailer at low (30MPH) speeds which eventually stopped at the given location. The driver was temporarily barricaded in the vehicle refusing to come out, but has been taken into custody.


Search (Arlington)

Arlington PD, Grand Prairie PD, and DPS-101 helicopter are searching for a wanted felon on foot in the area of 400 Harriett Street. The concentrated area is east of Sherry Street, south of E Abram, and west of Carter Drive. Residents in this immediate area have been requested to stay inside. DPS-101 helicopter is overhead for aerial assistance.


Search (Haltom City)

Multiple Haltom City PD units are in the area of NE 28th Street and N Beach Street searching for a subject on foot. Slim build male possibly wearing blue jeans, a dark colored t-shirt, and baseball hat. A perimeter has been set up in the area of Hollis Street. Fort Worth PD is also on scene and Air-1 is en route to assist. We have not heard the original offense and why they are searching for this person.


Shooting (Ft Worth)

Fort Worth PD are investigating a reported shooting in the area of Eastchase Parkway and Meadowbrook Blvd. Incident reported to have occurred near the corner food store. Possible fatality. Avoid this area.


Shooting Incidents (Dallas)

Multiple Dallas Police are on scene of reported two shooting incidents. One in the 1300 block of Morrell Ave and the other is at I35E service road and Ewing. At least two people found shot at the I35E and Ewing location. More details when released by PD.