Irving FD is working a defensive house fire in the 600 block of Flagstone Drive. Aerial operations in progress. Mutual aid from Dallas Fire Rescue. Avoid this area.
There is a large training exercise today at the UNT Health Science Center on Camp Bowie in Fort Worth. The drill involves Fort Worth FD and PD, TCU PD, MedStar EMS, and UNTHSC PD. If you are in the area expect heavy police and fire presence. ***The training is just a drill***
*Delayed for officer/personnel safety* Law enforcement is investigating a reported shooting incident in the 100 block of Harriette Circle just off Highway 174 between Cleburne and Rio Vista. A shooting occurred and the victim was airlifted by CareFlite 6 into Fort Worth. The suspect from the original shooting then barricaded inside a home for a short time. During the barricaded person incident, the suspect was also shot (unknown circumstances at this time) and has since been flown by CareFlite 2 to JPS. Numerous Johnson County sheriffs deputies are on scene to investigate this incident. More details tomorrow.
Dallas Fire-Rescue is currently working a 3 alarm fire in the 9700 block of Whitehurst Drive. Smoke showing on FD arrival. Expect heavy fire and police presence.
Waxahachie FD, Ellis County EMS Medic 161, and law enforcement are working a rollover accident on southbound I35E near 287. CareFlite 2 has been launched from Dallas.
Everman FD is on scene of a house fire in the 1300 block of Russell Road. Working fire. Mutual aid from Rendon FD and others.
Several Johnson county departments are working a large grassfire near state highway 174 and county road 1106. One structure now reported to be involved.
Mansfield PD has closed southbound 287 near Turner Warnell due to a reported major accident. Major delays on southbound 287 back to I20 in Arlington. Its best to avoid SB 287.
Update – Roadway is being reopened at this time.
Battalion 4, Quint 24, Engine 3, and other FWFD units are working a house fire in the 5100 block of Chapman Street. Engine 22, Engine 24, Engine 14, Safety 1, Utility 6, rehab, and investigator all assigned to the box.
Dallas Fire Rescue is working a large structure fire at 7800 LBJ Freeway. Reports of a motel/hotel on fire with a couple of units involved. Command has reported they are chasing the fire at this time. More information will follow.
Dallas Fire-Rescue is working a fire at American Airlines Center. Fire is out at this time, but units are working on removing smoke from inside the building. Expect several DFR units around the AAC.
Engine 1, Truck 1, and other Plano units are on scene of a house fire in the 1400 block of Linden Drive. Heavy fire showing. Fire attack in progress.
Fort Worth PD is on scene of a reported shooting incident in the 3800 block of Wharton Drive. There will be a very large police presence including Air-1 helicopter over the scene. AVOID this area.
Update – FWPD was responding to 9-1-1 reports of a person shot at a house in the 3800 block of Wharton Drive.
Update – Confirmed officer involved shooting.
Full update: Southside officers responded to a person with a gunshot wound in the 3800 block of Wharton Drive at around 8:30pm this evening. The first officers were on scene within a few minutes. A deceased person was located in the house with a gunshot wound to the head. It was noted that there was a possible witness to the shooting in a shed behind the residence. As officers were investigating, they encountered gunfire and returned shots. Both officers were struck. One officer was shot multiple times and is currently in critical condition. The other officer was struck in the chest, but his body armor deflected the bullet. As of midnight, over 160 officers from patrol, SWAT, tactical med, Zero Tolerance, and more are assigned to the incident.
Dallas Fire Rescue is working a 4 alarm structure fire in the 11100 block of Harry Hines Blvd. Avoid this area.
Forreston FD, Ellis County Medic 162, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident on northbound I35E near Chambers Creek between Italy and Forreston. Air Evac 51 has been launched to the scene.
Update – Air Evac 51 airlifting one to Baylor Hillcrest. One patient is also deceased on the scene.
Battalion 4, Quint 24, Engine 24, Engine 14, Rescue 14, Engine 22, MedStar, and FWPD are all working a rollover accident with entrapment off the East Loop 820 service road between Ramey and Berry streets. Vehicle reportedly rolled off the roadway. Extrication in progress. MedStar advising one person has serious injuries.
Hillsboro FD, CareFlite ground EMS, Hill County sheriffs deputies and DPS troopers are all working a rollover accident on northbound I35E just north of the split in north Hillsboro. Air Evac 51 out of Hillsboro and CareFlite 6 out of Whitney have both landed at the scene and PHI Med 6 is en route from Corsicana. Do not take northbound I35E from the split.
US-380 is closed in all directions between FM 156 and I35 in west Denton due to two serious car accidents. CareFlite airlifted a patient from one of the accident scenes to Baylor Grapevine. There is no estimated time of reopening 380. Denton PD is advising drivers to avoid this area.
Update – 380 reopened for limited traffic. Confirmed fatality from this accident.
DPS troopers, FWPD, and Air-1 are in pursuit on eastbound Western Center Blvd from I35W.
Update – Suspect(s) in custody near Western Center Blvd and Bayberry Dr. Nice job to DPS and FWPD!
Engine 18, Dallas PD and others are working an accident involving a vehicle and a DART train near the 400 block of Olive Street in downtown Dallas. This will be at the St. Paul Station, per DART. DFR is assessing any possible injuries. Expect delays in this area.
Information from Grapevine Police: At approximately 6:30am on Wednesday, September 14, Grapevine Police officers were dispatched to Acorn Woods Park at 1000 Oak Grove Loop South. Police were alerted to a body that was located in a wooded area. It was soon discovered that the body had been dismembered and burned to some degree. Grapevine detectives are investigating this death as a homicide. The FBI and Texas Rangers are providing additional resources to assist in the investigation. Detectives and Crime Scene technicians cleared the scene about 6:30pm this evening and the park is now reopen to the public.
Argyle FD, Justin Police, and others are on scene of a reported grease truck rollover on FM 407 near Mulkey Lane. All lanes of FM 407 are closed at this time. Denton FD’s HazMat team has been requested to the scene. No serious injuries reported. Expect extended closure of FM 407 through the evening.
Forest Hill PD is investigating a vehicle vs. 18 wheeler crash on the eastbound SE Loop 820 / I20 service road just east of Forest Hill Drive near the Walgreens. Single vehicle struck the back of an 18 wheeler. Significant damage to the vehicle. One person deceased at the scene. The service is currently closed.
Battalion 8, Engine 9, and others are working a structure fire in the 500 block of Stark Road. Smoke showing from the garage. Working fire. Battalion 5, Engine 5, Engine 51, Truck 24, Truck 53, and Rescue 5 are all assigned to the box.
Princeton FD, Lowry Crossing FD, Collin County EMS, and multiple law enforcement officers have been working a severe head-on collision with entrapment on US 380 just west of Princeton. PHI Med 2 airlifted a patient to Children’s Dallas. CareFlite airlifted a patient to Presbyterian Plano. Significant delays on 380 between McKinney and Princeton.
Keller PD is on the scene of a major accident near 377 (N Main) and 1709. PHI Med 10 landed at the scene and has airlifted a patient to Cook Children’s. Reports indicate at least two vehicles involved, one car and one 18-wheeler.
Several Arlington PD and Fort Worth PD officers along with Fort Worth PD Air-1 helicopter and K-9 are searching for at least one robbery suspect in the residential area of Ballpark Way and Royalwood Drive in north Arlington. This is related to a robbery that occurred in east Fort Worth near I30 and Cooks around 10:30pm.
Multiple departments are working a major accident on Highway 281 between Morgan Mill and I-20 in Erath County near the Hood County line, according to Erath County Breaking News. Air Evac 69 and CareFlite 9 have both landed at the scene to airlift patients into DFW. Significant delays on 281 through this area.
Aledo FD, Cresson FD, Lifecare EMS, and multiple law enforcement are all working a major accident with possible ejection and reported entrapment at Highway 377 and Kelly Road. CareFlite has landed at the scene. Reported one vehicle off the roadway. Multiple patients.
Multiple law enforcement are on the scene of a reported pursuit end near Highway 360 and Highway 287 in far south Mansfield. Dallas PD’s Air-1 helicopter is overhead. The pursuit ended around 10:30pm. Heavy police presence in this area.
Update – One suspect in custody! Great job to all PDs on scene.
Units are working a major accident on FM 148 near Oak Trail south of Gray’s Prairie. CareFlite has landed at the scene and another helicopter has been requested to Texas Health Kaufman for a second patient.
The North Central Texas College campus in Corinth is on lockdown due to an “armed person on foot reported in the area with a gun.” If you are on the campus, secure yourself immediately and shelter in place. Stay away from campus and do not leave until further notices, advised the College.
Update: According to scanner traffic, officers have searched the whole building and have secured rooms. There are no confirmed sightings of a person with a weapon, just reports of one. If you are at the school, continue to seek shelter as police investigate the situation. A perimeter will be maintained.
Update – DPS-101 helicopter and K-9 are both en route to assist ground units.
*Update – A suspicious person has been taken into custody after taser deployment. A call came in of a suspicious person on foot near the McClain’s RV Store on I35E. Corinth Police now report the lockdown has been lifted.
At approx. 12:30 pm on Friday, September 9, 2016 a male subject, who was involved in a drive by shooting, was involved in a traffic accident on the southbound access road of IH35 in Corinth, Texas. The suspect fled on foot and was seen headed in the direction of the North Central Texas College – Corinth Campus. The NCTC Police Department placed the campus on lockdown. There was information that the suspect had possibly made it to the NCTC campus and was somewhere inside the building. With the assistance of the Corinth Police Department, Hickory Creek Police Department, and the Denton County Sheriff’s Department, a room by room search was conducted. It was learned that the suspect was not on campus. A short time later the suspect was located and taken into custody in the area of the 5600 block of South I35E. At this point, the all clear was given and students, faculty and staff were released to leave the campus.
Ennis FD, Ellis County EMS, and Ennis PD are working a major accident in the 3500 block of W Ennis Ave near the airport. At least two vehicles involved. Medic 191 has launched air medical to the scene. PHI will be landing at the Ennis Airport.
Wylie FD is working a house fire in the 600 block of Graham Court, according to their Twitter. Avoid the area.
Eagle Mountain Engine 21, Medic 21, and Tarrant County Sheriffs deputies are on scene of a motorcycle accident in the 7300 block of Ten Mile Bridge Road near Hodgkins Road. One patient in the roadway. CareFlite is on standby.
Update – CareFlite canceled. Medic 21 ground transported a patient to JPS.
Garland PD is in high speed pursuit westbound 635 passing Forest Lane. Speeds 90mph.
Fort Worth PD are investigating a reported auto pedestrian accident with fatality at Riverside Drive and E Lancaster Ave. One person deceased on the scene. FWPD was on scene to investigate a person lying in the middle of the road.
Engine 29, MedStar, and FWPD are working a major accident involving a vehicle rollover at Crowley Road and Altamesa Blvd. Three ambulances requested. At least two patients with serious injuries, one reported to be a pediatric patient.
E15 on scene in the 1800 blk of Glenwick Dr with a single story house with fire showing from the rear of the structure. E15 making interior attack. Working fire.
Saginaw Police are investigating a reported auto vs pedestrian crash in front of Saginaw High School, 800 block of N Blue Mound Road between Rough Rider Dr. and Western Center Blvd. Reports indicate the person was unconscious and not breathing. MedStar EMS ground transported the patient to Cook Children’s.
Update – The victim died at Cook Children’s Hospital. The Medical Examiner has identified the victim as a 10 year old male.
Engine 385 is on scene with smoke showing from a house in the 400 block of Bales Street. Working fire.
Dallas Fire Rescue is currently working a 4 alarm house fire in the 5100 block of Springmeadow Drive.
Update – 3 alarm fire now.
Update – 4 alarms now requested to the scene. Heavy fire from a large house.
DFW Airport DPS personnel have launched PHI Med 8 to the scene of a reported long fall at DFW Airport. Reports indicate someone fell in an elevator shaft. PHI Med 8 helicopter en route.
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).