Dallas Fire Rescue is currently working a 2 alarm apartment fire in the 18600 block of Dallas Parkway. Working fire on the third floor of an apartment building.
Addison Fire and Police with assistance from Farmers Branch FD are working a major gas leak near the intersection of Marsh Lane and Belt Line Road. Reports indicate a construction crew hit a gas line. ATMOS is on scene. Some businesses in the area have been evacuated. Avoid this area.
Engine 5, Engine 8, MedStar and FWPD Are all working a major accident reportedly involving a vehicle on fire southbound I35W near Berry St. All southbound lanes are closed at this time. MedStar reports no major injuries.
Lake Cities FD and multiple mutual aid departments are working a structure fire in the 1000 block of Hickory Creek Road near Waterview Court. Chief 592 was first on scene with a large fire on the property. Heavily involved structure fire. Avoid this area due to large FD presence.
*Last Night* University Park FD, Highland Park FD, and Dallas FD are all working a house fire in the 4300 block of San Carlos Drive. A 2nd alarm response has been requested.
Battalion 3, Quint 9, Engine 31, Engine 41, Engine 37, and Engine 40 are all on scene of a working house fire in the 1300 block of Pheasant Run Trail.
Quint 7, Engine 7, APD and others are on scene of a gas leak with gas line on fire near Woodside Drive and High Springs Court. Active fire from a broken gas line in front of a house. ATMOS requested emergency response. Woodside Drive is closed.
Dallas Fire Rescue, HazMat, and Police are working a major accident on southbound Loop 12 near Keeneland Parkway. All southbound lanes are closed. Avoid this area.
Rockwall FD is working a house fire in the 1300 block of Stanford Drive. Heavy fire showing thru the roof of a house. Defensive operations.
Granbury Fire & Texas EMS – South Harbor Ct for a major accident, Vehicle versus building. Units on scene with a pick up partially into a building. 2 patients pinned between vehicle and building one patient pinned in vehicle. EMS placing Air Medical on standby. A-13
Battalion 6, Quint 35, Engine 11, FWPD, and multiple MedStar units are working a major accident involving at least one vehicle and a school bus in front of Northwest High School, FM 156 and Texan Drive. MedStar is requesting three ambulances to the scene for multiple transports, but all injuries are reported to be minor.
ESD #6 firefighters, Ellis County EMS Medic 162 and 505 (EMS Supervisor), Ellis County sheriffs and DPS troopers are working a major accident, reported as a possible auto pedestrian accident, near Butcher Road and Carlton Parkway north of Waxahachie. Medic 162 has launched CareFlite. CareFlite will be landing at Baylor Waxahachie to rendezvous with Medic 162.
Dallas PD is investigating an officer involved shooting secondary to a traffic stop/foot pursuit in the 3700 block of W Davis St. According to scanner traffic, an officer pulled over a vehicle at the given location and one person ran on foot from the vehicle. The officer engaged in a foot pursuit and reported the suspect had a weapon. Shots fired. Dallas PD reports all officers are OK and the suspect has been transported to a local hospital. Please avoid this area.
JCESD Engine 90, Cleburne FD, CareFlite ground EMS and multiple law enforcement units are working a reported vehicle submerged in water near FM 157 and Mountain Creek Drive. Unknown injuries at this time. Avoid the area.
Aledo FD, LifeCare EMS, and law enforcement are working a major accident in the 14000 block of White Settlement Road. Major injuries reported.
Arlington PD: The Arlington Police Department responded to a crash on Sunday, August 21, 2016 around 11:00 p.m. in the 2500 block of E. Abram Street. A motorcycle was traveling westbound on Abram Street when it collided with a tractor trailer that was pulling out onto the roadway. The commercial vehicle was towing a trailer and the motorcycle struck the rear of the trailer. The motorcycle operator was pronounced deceased at the scene while the driver of the commercial vehicle was not injured. Investigators will continue to look into the cause of the crash and examine the evidence from the roadway. It is believed that speed may have been a contributing factor in the crash.
Grapevine FD is working an 18 wheeler on fire, eastbound 114 in front of Baylor Grapevine hospital. Heavy smoke will be visible from this fire. Extensive delays on eastbound 114 through Grapevine. Its best to choose another route.
An update to our post from last night. According to the City of Roanoke, Union Pacific announced Hwy 377 (1171 thru Bobcat Blvd) will remain closed & is expected to re-open at 8pm tonight. As of 6 am, 13 of the 26 derailed cars have been cleared, leaving 13 still to be cleared including 2 in the creek bed. Please continue to avoid this area.
Roanoke PD and other units are on scene of a reported train derailment along Highway 377 between Cross Timbers Road and Bobcat Blvd. Major delays in the area.
Poolville FD, Springtown FD, Lifecare EMS, and Parker County sheriffs deputies are on scene of a major accident with entrapment in the 2100 block of Poolville Cutoff Road. Reported as a vehicle vs. pole with heavy entrapment. Major injuries reported.
Battalion 2, Engine 7, and other DFR units are working an entrapment incident involving a vehicle in the 5400 block of Bent Tree Drive. Person trapped by a vehicle. Urban Search and Rescue units requested to respond to assist with extrication. Battalion 2 is advising the patient it stable.
E22 on scene in the 4100 blk of S Edgewood Terrace with a single story residential structure with heavy smoke showing. Working fire. E22 requesting next on company to assist with removing burglar bars from the windows for access.
Arlington FD/EMS and PD are working a major accident with reported ejection on eastbound I20 between Cooper and Matlock. One vehicle off the roadway with major damage. One patient deceased on scene. Expect major delays in this area for a while.
Burleson Police and Fire are working a major accident on southbound I35W near 174. Wreck involves at least two large trucks. Reports indicate fatal injuries. Only the far right shoulder gets by. Major traffic delays.
Roadway flooding on I-45 near Palmer. Units report southbound lanes of I-45 are under water. TxDOT notified.
Multiple Dallas Fire Rescue crews are working an apartment fire in the 8000 block of Chariot Drive. 2 alarms requested to the scene.
Irving Fire/EMS and PD are working a major accident with reported entrapment on northbound 161 near 183. Major delays.
Battalion 2, Engine 7 are on scene with heavy smoke coming from the front door of a 2 story house in the 6600 block of Southpoint Drive. Engine 13 catching the hydrant for water supply. Working fire.
Rockwall FD, Royse City FD, and others are working a structure fire on N Smith Road. Avoid this area.
Battalion 5, Engine 40, Truck 40, and other DFR units are on scene with heavy fire showing from a house in the 400 block of Town Creek Drive. Working fire.
Garland FD is working a residential structure fire near Marina Drive and Captains Place. Working fire at a duplex.
Maypearl FD, Ellis County EMS, and multiple law enforcement are working a rollover accident with reported vehicle on fire at FM 66 and Dollie Road. Ellis County EMS is ground transporting a patient to JPS.
Quint 6, Rescue 1, HazMat 1, and others are on scene of an unknown substance, possibly hazardous, leaking on FM 423. FM 423 is closed in all directions near Rockhill Parkway while units investigate the situation. Its best to avoid the area at this time.
Update – Situation is now under control. Substance has been neutralized and cleaned up. Units are clearing. Roadways are being opened
Arlington Police are investigating a reported shooting incident at a park in the 400 block of W Sanford St. Arlington EMS is ground transporting a victim to MCA with major injuries.
FWFD units on scene at the intersection of Lon Stevenson Rd and Forest Hills Dr with a vehicle rolled over into a tree. Extrication in progress. Careflite requested.
Fort Worth PD is investigating a reported shooting incident in the 2000 block of Castleview Drive in east Fort Worth. Two MedStar ambulances have been requested to the scene.
Waxahachie FD’s Dive Team is working a possible drowning at Lake Waxahachie. Avoid this area.
900 Blk of W Eldorado at Little Elm boat ramp. Lewisville FD Dive Team and Little Elm FD boat on scene with a confirmed victim in the water down approx 10 minutes near the boat ramp. A3
Allen FD and mutual aid departments are working a house fire in the 1200 block of Morrow Lane. Defensive fire operations in progress.
An Ellis County EMS unit has been involved in a vehicle crash on northbound I35E near I20 in south Dallas. Dallas Fire Rescue is on scene now. Unknown severity of injuries. Expect some delays in this area.
Bono FD and others are working another large grass fire in the 3500 block of FM 2331 north of Bono. This is near the other fire currently burning off FM 4 northwest of Cleburne.
Cleburne, Joshua, Godley, and other FDs are working a large grass fire in the area of FM 4 and FM 2331 between Cleburne and Godley. Multiple departments have been requested to stage at the Lebanon Baptist Church on FM 4 to assist with the fire. Somervell County is sending multiple units.
Lake Worth FD is on scene of a house fire in the 6300 block of Rolling Meadow Trail. Single family house with heavy fire showing. Defensive operations. Mutual aid from Azle FD, Saginaw FD, and Eagle Mountain FD.
Indian Harbor FD and Texas EMS Medic 3 are working a traumatic injury near Heritage Trail and Cedar Crest Court. Reported to be a serious leg injury involving a large rock. CareFlite 9 will be landing near Heritage Trail and Highway 144 just south of Granbury. Avoid this area.
Engine 9, Engine 34, Rescue 54, and Dallas Sheriffs are working a major accident on eastbound CF Hawn Freeway between I20 and Beltline Road. DSO advising DFR ground transported one patient to Baylor Dallas with critical injuries. Major delays on eastbound 175.
Dallas Sheriffs are in pursuit of a vehicle on Northwest Highway east of I35E. Staying in this general area. Vehicle driving erratically.
Irving – 2 alarm structure fire. 3200 block W. Northgate. Smoke and fire showing on arrival.
Law enforcement is investigating a rollover accident this morning that resulted in the death of one person. The accident occurred around 8:45am this morning on N Broadway Street near Paula Street in Joshua proper. The victim has been identified as an elderly female.
Truck 8, Engine 8, other FWFD units on scene in the 2100 blk of Edwin St with a 2 story apartment building with fire through the roof. Working fire.
Italy FD, Forreston FD, Ellis County EMS, and multiple law enforcement are all working a major accident on southbound I35E between Italy and Forreston. Italy FD is requesting two medical helicopters to the scene. Multiple vehicles involved with possible entrapment. All southbound lanes closed at this time. Avoid this area.
Everman FD is on scene with a working fire inside an apartment building in the 900 block of Coury Road. Fire knocked down. Edgecliff Village Engine 35 laying a supply line for Everman Engine 19. Forest Hill FD is on scene, and Rendon FD and Crowley FD are responding for additional mutual aid.
Kennedale FD and mutual aid departments are working a house fire in the 1400 block of Mallard Court.
Keene FD, Cleburne FD, CareFlite ground EMS, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident involving a motorcycle at Highway 67 and Old Betsy Road. CareFlite is airlifting a patient from this crash to Harris Methodist Ft. Worth.
Arlington Police is investigating a fatality crash on northbound 360 near I30. Reported auto pedestrian. One deceased. All northbound lanes of Highway 360 are currently closed for investigation.
Arlington FD, Police, and EMS are working a major accident eastbound I20 between Matlock Rd and Collins St. Arlington EMS is ground transporting one patient with serious injuries. All eastbound lanes are closed.
Battalion 4, Engine 27, Engine 7, Engine 20, Quint 24, Euless FD, and Fort Worth PD are all on scene of a major accident in the 13500 block of Trinity Blvd. Incident involves the Trinity River. Avoid this area.
Dallas Fire Rescue and Police are on scene of a major accident in the 4000 block of Forest Lane near Snow White Drive. Units initially launched CareFlite to the scene, but helicopter was disregarded by EMS supervisor on scene. DFR is ground transporting a patient with serious injuries, code 3 (lights/siren).
Rescue 20, Texas EMS, and multiple law enforcement are working a major accident with entrapment in the 5500 Block of Temple Hall Hwy. CareFlite has been launched to the scene.
Granbury Rescue 1, Texas EMS, and multiple law enforcement on scene of a rollover accident with vehicle reported to be on fire at 567 Loop between Granbury Hwy (377) and Archer Court. Multiple FDs have now been requested to assist with a growing grass fire as a result of this accident. 567 Loop is closed all directions. Requesting medical helicopter to the scene. Avoid this area.
Update – Air Evac 69 has been launched to the scene. At least one fatality is reported. Justice of the Peace is on scene.
Dallas Fire Rescue, Police, and DSO are working a major accident involving an overturned 18 wheeler on westbound I30 near Ferguson Road. Unknown injuries. Delays back to Highway 80 and growing. Avoid!
Arlington PD is investigating a shooting that occurred late last night in the 500 block of McQueary Street. Arlington EMS ground transported one juvenile patient to THR Arlington Memorial where CareFlite transferred to THR Harris Fort Worth. Patient was shot in the head. According to APD, he is in stable condition. The investigation is ongoing.
McKinney Fire/EMS and PD are working a severe accident on W University/380 near Grassmere Lane. All eastbound and westbound lanes closed. Three medical helicopters have been requested to the scene. Its best to avoid this area! (Information: First Response Photography)
PHI Med 2 is airlifting to Medical Center of Plano and both CareFlite 6 and CareFlite 8 are airlifting patients to THR Presbyterian Plano.
Benbrook FD and Fort Worth FD on scene in the 3800 blk of Mary’s Creek Dr with a residential structure with heavy smoke and fire showing. Avoid the area.
Itasca FD, PD, CareFlite ground EMS and others on scene of a multiple vehicle accident with entrapment on I35W near FM 67. Multiple ground ambulances have been requested to the scene along with Air Evac 51 and CareFlite 7 helicopters. Mutual aid responding from Grandview FD and Covington FD. Major delays on both northbound and southbound I35W. Northbound I35W is closed and southbound is down to one lane.
Engine 2 is on scene with smoke showing from a structure in the 1700 block of N Church St at the Job Corps. Engine 2 going fast attack.
Hurst Fire/EMS and Police are working a major accident, reported auto pedestrian crash, on eastbound 121 just east of Precinct Line Road. EMS is ground transporting at least one patient with serious injuries. PD has requested the accident investigation team. Expect heavy delays on eastbound 121 for at least the next hour or two.
PIC – Italy FD, multiple Ellis County EMS units, and law enforcement all responded to a major rollover accident on southbound I35E near MM 384 in Italy. All southbound lanes closed. Air Evac airlifted one patient to Children’s Dallas with critical injuries. Several other patients also injured, at least one additional patient with serious injuries. (Picture: Chris Laurie)
Ennis FD, Alma FD, multiple Ellis County EMS units and law enforcement are working a rollover accident with several patients on southbound I45 near 287. All lanes closed. Air medical is on standby.
Four ambulances all transporting patients from the scene.
Forreston VFD is working a vehicle fire on southbound I35E near Grainery Road. All southbound lanes closed at this time. Expect delays if you are traveling in this area.
Numerous FDs are working a large grass fire in northern Kaufman County off CR 331 in Able Springs.
Garland PD has taken a suspect into custody from a police chase that went down PGBT and ended off Muirfield Road. Suspect fled on foot and ran into a house. GPD officers chased him down and took him into custody. DPS-101 helicopter was overhead assisting ground officers during the car and foot pursuits. Fantastic work guys!
Rhome FD and PD along with Wise County EMS, Wise County sheriffs deputies and DPS troopers are on scene of a major accident at Highway 287 and FM 3433. Medic 1 is ground transporting a patient to Wise Regional, code 3 priority 1 with CPR in progress.
Frisco FD/EMS, Plano FD/EMS, and DPS troopers are working a rollover accident on northbound Sam Rayburn Tollway near Preston Road. Multiple vehicles involved with one overturned. At least two patients with serious to critical injuries. Frisco Battalion 1 has command and Truck 2, Engine 2, and Medic 8 are all working along with Plano Engine 7, Medic 7, and Truck 8. Expect heavy delays in this area.
American Airlines Flight 438 from KDFW to KSEA has returned to DFW Airport following an in flight emergency with possible engine fire. The plane has just landed back at KDFW and DFW Airport DPS personnel are assessing the situation. Residents in Arlington, the Mid-Cities, and Denton may have seen a plane with smoke or fire showing from one of the engines.
Battalion 1, Quint 8 on scene with heavy smoke showing from a two story duplex residential structure in the 11500 block of Still Hollow Drive. House reported to have been hit by lightning. Working fire.
Mansfield PD is investigating a shooting at a residence near Aspen Court and Aspen Lane. Two people transported from the scene. Lots of Mansfield PD on scene.
Irving PD and Dallas Sheriffs are looking for a suspect who fled on foot from the end of a police chase in north Irving near Hidden Ridge Drive. The search is concentrated near St. Regis Drive. Avoid this area and stay indoors if you live in the neighborhood.
Plano PD and Dallas Sheriffs are in high speed pursuit eastbound I20 approaching 175. DPS-101 helicopter overhead.
Update – One suspect in custody after bailing from vehicle near the 800 block of Hall Road in Seagoville.
Denton FD is on scene of a fully involved structure fire in the 3000 block of Webb Road. Mutual aid requested from the County.
Saginaw PD has closed S Saginaw Blvd near Anderson Street due to an earlier auto vs. pedestrian accident with fatality. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s office has been notified. Investigation is ongoing.
Truck 2, Engine 2, MedStar, and multiple FWPD units are working a reported auto pedestrian accident on eastbound I30 just before I35W. Reports indicate a person got out of a vehicle stopped on the shoulder and was struck by a passing vehicle. MedStar is ground transporting the patient to JPS, critical injuries.
Cleburne Fire on scene of a 3 vehicle accident on US 67 at FM 4. One vehicle reported to be fully engulfed with fire. Avoid area.
Grand Prairie FD has been working a large structure fire at Traders Village since around 7:30am.
Battalion 1, Engine 6, and other Plano FD units are on scene with fire showing from a house near the intersection of W Spring Creek Parkway and Rainier Road. Fire is in the attic.
Keene FD/EMS and multiple CareFlite ground ambulances are on scene of a major accident with multiple people injured on Highway 67 near Old Betsy Road. CareFlite air has been launched from Fort Worth. Delays on Highway 67 in both directions.
CareFlite air has been canceled, patient will be ground transported.
Arlington PD with assistance from Dallas PD Air-1 helicopter are currently searching for a subject near Chambers Creek Lane and Lake Jackson Drive in far south Arlington just north of Timberview High School. K-9 is en route to assist with the search. Subject is on foot. Please avoid this area and watch for PD responding to this incident.
Officers are still searching for this subject, just north of Timberview High School. He has been spotted so they know he is in this area. A large perimeter has been set up. Heavy PD activity in this area.
FWPD officers have closed southbound I35W near Berry Street due to a multiple vehicle crash involving at least one 18 wheeler. All traffic must exit off southbound I35W and onto the feeder road. Major delays and growing. Its best to avoid this area.
Celina FD and multiple mutual aid departments are working a large grass fire in the 11000 block of CR 58. Mutual aid from Prosper, Frisco, Gunter, Anna, Melissa, Van Alstyne, Pilot Point, Aubrey, Weston, Plano, and McKinney all requested.
Engine 47 is advising of a vehicle fire northbound I35E near Commonwealth, requesting Dallas Sheriffs to closed all northbound and southbound lanes of I35E near Inwood. Vehicle is fully involved. There is a pole down in the southbound lanes. EMS arriving on scene to assess injuries. Expect substantial delays.
Battalion 2, Quint 6, Medic 6, Frisco PD and others are working a rollover accident with entrapment on Eldorado Parkway near Dallas N Tollway. One vehicle on its side. Major damage. One person trapped. Rescue 1 will have extrication in progress.
Extrication complete. No major injuries.
Truck 43 and Engine 43 are investigating reports of smoke on at least two floors of a high rise structure in the 8400 block of N Stemmons Freeway service road. A 2nd alarm has been requested to the scene. Expect lots of fire apparatus.
Rendon FD is working a structure fire in the 5300 block of Oak Court. Everman FD and Kennedale FD mutual aid. Fully involved upon FD arrival. No injuries.
Denton Fire and ARFF units are staging at Denton Municipal Airport for a twin engine aircraft with a malfunctioning nose gear. Emergency landing to take place shortly.
Aircraft landed successfully. Two people ambulatory.
Frisco FD is working a structure fire in the 6100 block of Pintail Lane. Possible lightning strike to a house.
We have received several inquiries regarding the police activity tonight on Las Vegas Trail in west Fort Worth. Just before 8pm FWPD was called to the location of 8615 Las Vegas Court for a person with a weapon who possibly shot out a window. Officers requested assistance from the Zero Tolerance unit to apprehend the suspect. The situation has been resolved.
Alvarado FD, Briaroaks FD, Venus FD, Lillian FD, and CareFlite ground EMS are all on scene of a mobile home fire in the 2800 block of Harold’s Court. CareFlite air medical has landed at the scene for a burn victim, and will be airlifting to Parkland. Fully involved mobile home fire, defensive operations.
Godley FD and CareFlite ground EMS have landed CareFlite air at the scene of a traumatic injury near CR 913 and FM 2331. Reported person fell or jumped from a moving vehicle.
Multiple law enforcement are investigating shots fired at police off Slama Road south of Ennis. There will be heavy police presence in this area. No officers hurt. Residents are encouraged to stay away from this area!
Engine 2, Medic 20, and Arlington PD are on scene of a motorcycle accident in the 400 block of Browning Drive. Medic 20 is ground transporting a patient to MCA, trauma alert. Struck a vehicle and was ejected from the motorcycle. Serious injuries reported.