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


House Fire (Dallas)

Dallas Battalion Chief 1 is on scene at the 2500 blk of Arizona Ave. with a one-story frame house with heavy smoke showing. Command has requested police code 3 (lights/siren) to ‘assist with unruly citizens.’


Assist Officer

A Texas DPS State Trooper at 11400 E. Northwest Highway is requesting immediate assistance for a situation with reported shots fired. Dallas Police Department is enroute code 3 (lights/siren) to assist.

Update: Dallas Police reporting shots have been fired. Suspect in custody and injured at this time. Dallas Fire Rescue responding.


Pursuit

Dallas Police Department elements are in pursuit of a suspect in the area of Malcolm X Blvd. and Twyman Ave.. Air 1 and additional elements enroute to assist.

 


Foot Pursuit (Dallas)

Dallas ISD Police are currently in a foot pursuit with 3 individuals who bailed following a short vehicle pursuit at N. Beckley Ave. and Madison Ave.. Three additional suspects have been taken into custody. Suspects reportedly armed. Perimeter being set and additional units responding code 3 (lights/siren). DPD has been requested to assist.


Structure Fire (Dallas)

Dallas Engine 26 is on location of 3500 Fort Worth Ave. with a large one story restaurant with heavy black smoke and fire showing from the roof. Additional Engine and Ladder company requested on top of 1 alarm response. 


Foot Pursuit (Dallas)

Dallas Police Department officers are pursing two individuals running Northbound from the 400 block of R L Thornton Fwy. Subjects assaulted a police officer and took off running. Additional units including K9 have been upgraded to a code 3 (lights/siren) response.

Update: Additional officers arriving on scene were able to catch both suspects.


Hi Rise Fire (Dallas)

Dallas Chief 806, Battalion Chief 4 and HAZMAT 3 are on location with an 8 story hi rise building at the 7600 block of LBJ Freeway. Nothing was reporting showing from the outside upon arrival but aerials are set up to the roof and HAZMAT has been requested. LBJ Freeway Service Road EB is closed at this time. This is a working incident at this time.


Shooting (Dallas)

Dallas PD units are on scene of a shooting in the 700 block of Ann Arbor Ave. with one male injured. Suspect fled on foot. Additional units setting up a parameter and Dallas Fire Rescue is transporting. Expect a heavy police presence in the area.


1 Alarm Grass Fire (Dallas)

Dallas Fire Engines 8 and 11 are on scene at the 4000 block of Buena Vista St. with a large grass fire. Engines have requested a full 1 Alarm Response due to high wind and numerous exposures in the area. Additional units, including a Brush Truck, are incoming. A4.


Structure Fire (Dallas)

10800 Sharondale Ln. – Dallas Fire Engine 39 is on location with a 1 story pitched roof home with heavy smoke showing. Command reports fire in the attic. Engine 39 was originally investigating smoke in the area and has requested a full 1 alarm fire response to the scene.


Shooting (Dallas)

4700 Meadow St. – Dallas Police and Fire-Rescue are on scene of a shooting and major accident at the listed location. Units have requested Air 1 for assistance in a search for suspects. Perimeter being established. 


Foot Pursuit (Dallas)

Dallas Police Department units are currently in a foot pursuit with a suspect in the area of St. Augustine Dr. and U.S. 175/CF Hawn Freeway. Units are requesting additional elements (police officers) and Air 1. Perimeter being setup.


1 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

2300 Lolita Dr. – Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 5 is on location of a fully involved detached garage. Engine 34 is laying a supply line. Units reporting heavy smoke from over a mile away. Use caution in the area. A4.


Prisoner Escape/Search (Dallas)

Swiss and Hawkins – Numerous Dallas Police Department elements are looking for a prisoner who escaped custody. Numerous cover units including K9 and Air 1 have been requested.

UPDATE: DPD reporting suspect is heavily bandaged. Perimeter has been established. K9 now on scene.


1 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

13900 Lasater Rd. – Dallas Fire Rescue (DFR) Engine 9 is on location of a fully involved vacant one story structure. Engine 9 and Battalion 8 have requested both Dallas County Fire Department tankers and a DFR Booster to the scene.


3 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

9300 Skillman St. – Dallas Fire Rescue is on scene of a three story brick stucco apartment building with heavy smoke and fire still showing. Command is reporting they are “evacuating all interior personnel” at this time. A1/A4.


1 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

10400 Shiloh Rd. – Dallas Fire Rescue Truck 39 is on location of a one-story home with smoke showing from the attic and front door. Additional units have been requested to catch a plug. Dallas Police Departments elements are responding to assist with traffic control. A4.


Stabbing (Dallas)

6800 Shady Brook Lane – Units responding a stabbing call have requested additional elements due to a “large crowd” and “numerous fights” in the parking lot of the location. Additional units incoming. Dallas Fire Rescue is responding to assist.


Major Accident (Dallas)

I45/US75 SB at Live Oak St. – Dallas Fire Rescue, Dallas Police and the Dallas Sheriff’s Department are all responding to a three vehicle major accident with one vehicle confirmed on it’s side. Debris and vehicles are located on both sides of the freeway. Numerous units responding to assist. Expect delays in the area. A4.


Major Accident (Dallas)

635 EB at Skillman St. – An off-duty Dallas Police Department officer has driven up on a three vehicle major accident on the freeway proper. The officer is requesting marked squad cars and Dallas Fire Rescue to the scene. A second MICU has been requested due to multiple injuries. A4.


1 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

1200 East Ninth Street- Battalion 6 is on location of an unknown size structure with heavy smoke showing on arrival. Command has requested two additional engines, 3 rescues, an EMS Supervisor and the DFR Air Wagon. A1/A4/A6.


Assist Officer (Dallas)

I30 at Jim Miller Rd. – A Dallas Police Department officer is requesting cover code 3 (lights and siren) due to a fight-in-progress with a suspect. Numerous elements responding. Move to the right for emergency vehicles. A4

UPDATE – UPDATE: Suspect in custody. Additional units can reduce but continue.


Rollover Accident (Dallas)

LBJ Freeway Westbound at Plano Pkwy. – Dallas Police Department elements have driven up on a major accident involving an overturned vehicle. Elements on scene are requesting an ambulance and have advised that the overturned vehicle is in the HOV and left lanes. Dallas Fire Rescue and additional police elements are responding to assist. A4.


3 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

3100 Park Ln. – Dallas Fire Rescue is currently working a three alarm apartment fire at the listed location. Engine 43 was first on and reported heavy fire from a 2 story apartment building. Heavy smoke is still showing at this time.


Foot Pursuit (Dallas)

Samuell Blvd. at St. Francis Ave. – Dallas Police Department elements are in foot pursuit with three suspects at this time. Air 1 and additional units requested code 3 (lights and siren). A4.

UPDATE – FINAL UPDATE: All THREE suspects are in custody. Air 1 can disregard. All three are reported burglary suspects. Great job DPD.


2 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

8500 Park Lane – Dallas Fire Rescue Station 37 (Truck, Engine and Rescue) is on scene of a two story apartment building with heavy smoke and fire showing. Command has requested a 2nd alarm be transmitted at this time. Additional units enroute. A4.


Major Accident (Dallas)

Dallas North Tollway Southbound north of Trinity Mills Rd. – Dallas Fire Rescue and Texas DPS Troopers are responding to a one vehicle major accident blocking the Southbound left two lanes. Debris is located on both sides of the freeway. Use caution in the area. A4.


Shooting (Dallas)

10300 Plummer Dr. – The original Assist Officer call has turned into a shooting. Officers have requested Dallas Fire Rescue to the scene. Additional supervisors are also responding. All officers are reported to be OK at this time.


Hazmat (Grapevine)

A Level 1 HAZMAT response has been requested on the 3rd floor of Baylor Grapevine hospital. Something on the floor is making people sick. It is unknown what it is at this time. This is the 2nd time this morning it has happened. They weren’t able to find anything earlier. North Richland Hills HAZMAT is responding. A3


1 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

3700 Navajo Circle – Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 49 is on scene with a one story home with fire showing from the back. Engine 49 is making a quick attack on the fire and passing command to the incoming truck company. Use caution in the area. A4. 


Water Rescue (Arlington)

Mansfield Webb and Webb Ferrell Road – The Arlington Fire Department has various apparatus working 4 rescues at the listed location. 2 individuals who were trapped on top on their vehicle have been rescued by Truck 9. A third individual trapped in a tree has also been rescued. Units are working to rescue a fourth individual stuck in a tree. Divers and the Zodiac are responding to assist in the fourth rescue. A1/A4.


High Water Rescue (Dallas)

W. Lawther Dr. at E. Northwest Hwy. – Dallas Police Department (DPD) elements are on scene with an individual stuck in his vehicle due to high water. DPD reporting that water is up to the vehicles windows and the occupant is inside. Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 55 is responding to assist. Use caution in the area. A4.


Major Accident (Dallas)

I20 Westbound at Mountain Creek Pkwy – Dallas Fire Rescue and the Duncanville Fire Department are on scene of a major accident involving a vehicle rollover. Sheriffs deputies with Dallas County are responding to assist. Numerous lanes are blocked at this time. Please use caution when driving this morning as roads are slick and various street lights are out. A4.


Stabbing (Dallas)

Winslow Ave. at E R L Thornton – Dallas Police Department elements are on scene with two females who have been stabbed. Unknown circumstances surrounding the stabbing. Dallas Fire Rescue and additional cover elements have been requested code 3 (lights and siren) to assist.


Shooting (Dallas)

Samuell Blvd. at Winfield Rd. – A Dallas Police Department element is on scene at the listed location with a shooting incident. The element has requested Dallas Fire Rescue and additional elements code 3 (lights and siren) due to a crowd.

UPDATE – Additional supervisors, crime scene, homicide detectives and the Medical Examiner have been requested.


Major Accident (Dallas)

75 Central Service Rd. SB at Walnut Hill Ln. – Dallas Fire Rescue and the Dallas Police Department are on scene of a major accident with one vehicle laying on it’s side. Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 37 and Rescue 28 are checking on injuries. A majority of the intersection is closed at this time. Use caution in the area.


School Bus Accident

S. Munger Blvd. under E. R L Thornton Fwy. (I30) – A Dallas Police Department element has rolled up on an accident involving a Dallas County School Bus. The officer is reporting children on board and has requested Dallas Fire Rescue respond to check for injuries.Additional cover elements and Dallas ISD police have been requested.


USAR Incident

400 S. Houston St. – Dallas Fire Rescue’s Urban Search and Rescue Team and HAZMAT Task Force 3 are responding to Union Station for an unknown rescue situation. We will update as more information becomes available. A1/A4/A6.


Major Accident (Plano)

Dallas North Tollway Northbound at W. Parker Rd. – Plano Fire Rescue and TX DPS Troopers are working a major accident with a vehicle reportedly rolled over. Unknown injuries. Numerous lanes blocked. Delays are heavy in the area. (Credit: Tracy Erin)


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Shooting (Dallas)

9400 Royal Ln. – Dallas Police Department elements are responding to a reported shooting of a juvenile. First arriving units have a suspect into custody. A “large crowd” has formed at the location. Additional cover requested to continue code 3 (lights and siren).


Gas Leak (Dallas)

5500 W. Jefferson Blvd. – Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 50 is on scene with a large gas line that has been cut. Engine 50 has numerous apparatus including Hazmat Task Force 3 responding to assist. Use caution in the area. A4.


1 Alarm Fire

4100 Lafayette Street – Dallas Fire Rescue Battalion Chief 3 is on scene of a three story apartment building with smoke showing from the roof. Battalion 3 states they have a plug on the corner and need an engine company to catch it. Use caution in the area.


Major Accident (Dallas)

10300 Lake June Rd. – Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 51 is on scene of a major accident with numerous injuries. Engine 51 has requested a total of 3 MICU’s (Mobile Intensive Care Units) to the scene to assist with patients. Dallas Fire Rescue #51, Rescue 34, Rescue 24 and an EMS Supervisor have been assigned to assist. Dallas Police Department is enroute. A4.


Major Accident (Plano)

Dallas North Tollway – Southbound at Park Ln. – Plano Fire Rescue is on scene of a major accident with injuries. The highway is currently shut down to one lane. Reported CPR in progress (Thank you Austin Miller for the tip).


Natural Gas Leak (Dallas)

17800 Davenport Rd – Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 13 is on scene with a large natural gas line that has been struck by a construction crew. Engine 13 advises they have a crosslay line on the ground (as a precautionary measure) and have requested the gas company ASAP. Police have closed numerous streets in the area.


Foot Pursuit

2900 Sharpview Ln. – Dallas Police Department officer is in an active foot pursuit with a suspect for unknown wants. Officer is requesting cover code 3 (lights and siren).

UPDATE: Suspect was caught by the DPD officer. Additional officers are arriving on scene to assist. Great job to the officer and all those responding to assist. Additional units can reduce to code 1 (no lights or siren). A4


1 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

4400 Fernwood Ave. – Dallas Fire Rescue Battalion 5 is on scene with a one story resident with heavy smoke and fire showing. Battalion 5 states they need the next engine to bring water. Additional apparatus responding at this time. A4.


1 Alarm Fire (Dallas)

11600 Ferguson Rd. – Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 48 is on scene with a three story apartment building with “a little bit of fire in the wall.” Additional units are incoming at this time. Use caution in the area.


Major Accident (Dallas)

US 75 Central SB at University Dr. – Dallas Fire Rescue, Rescue 37 is on scene with a major accident involving 4-6 vehicles. Engine 17 has requested Truck 37 to block the right three lanes while they check on injuries in vehicles parked further south on 75. Dallas Police Department elements and an Accident Investigator are responding to assist. Use caution in the area.


Multiple Rescue Response (Dallas)

5100 Investment Dr. – Dallas Fire Rescue, Rescue 40 has requested 4 total rescues, an engine company and an EMS Supervisor to the scene for an ammonia leak at an unknown type of business. Rescue 40 reports that the leak has been contained at this time however all 4 rescues and an engine are needed at the scene.

 


Water Rescue (Dallas)

3100 Municipal St. – Dallas Fire Rescue Battalion 1 is requesting Swift Water 34 to check on a vehicle “in the lake of Rochester Park.” Engine 24, Rescue 6 and Boat 54 are also assigned to the incident. Use caution in the area.


1 Alarm Hi-Rise Fire (Dallas)

4900 Greenville Ave. – Dallas Fire Rescue Engine 37 is out with a 15 story hi-rise building with smoke on the 14th floor. Engine 37 has requested a full box alarm plus an additional truck company (3 engines, 3 trucks, 2 battalion chiefs and a rescue) to the scene. Additional units incoming.