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


Major Accident with Entrapment (2600 Blk of FM544)

Major Accident with Entrapment (2600 Blk of FM544) Medic 166 and E166 on scene of a pickup truck vs a shipping truck with major damage and one person pinned. Requesting a 2nd truck from Carrollton to assist with extensive extrication. PHI Med 10 helicopter also enroute. A3

Update to Lewisville accident – Extrication has been completed. Patient being transported by ground to Plano Presbyterian ER.


3 Alarm Large Grass Fire (Parker Co.)

3 Alarm Large Grass Fire (Parker Co.) – Parker Co FDs on scene of a large grass fire estimated at least 50 acres with 30-40 structures threatened. Fire is approaching White Settlement Rd. and Cattle Baron Rd. Command requesting PD assistance in evacuating the neighborhood near this location due to the approaching fire. Tarrant Co Fire units also enroute to assist. A3


Carbon Monoxide Incident (Bartonville)

Carbon Monoxide Incident (Bartonville) FM407 and McMakin in Bartonville Shopping Center – Argyle FD on scene with multiple patients from a Carbon Monoxide leak in a commercial strip center. Mutual Aid requested from Flower Mound for additional Medic unit and the AmBus. A3

Highland Village, Double Oak, and Justin, and Roanoke also all responding or on scene with units to assist. A3

Transport sector advises enough medics are on scene. Cancelling additional incoming Medic units. A3

Command reports to dispatch all medical units are being released. No patients are being transported to any hospitals. A3


Possible Drowning (Lake Lewisville) 3000 N I-35E

Possible Drowning (Lake Lewisville) 3000 N I-35E – Lewisville FD Dive Team on scene of the Northbound I-35 Bridge over Lake Lewisville. Reported person jumped from the highway bridge into the water. FD units on scene preparing to enter the water by boat. A3

Recovery made by LFD Dive Team. Victim being transported by boat to closest land access point for medic. A3

M165 enroute to Medical Center of Lewisville CPR in progress. A3


Grass Fire (Pilot Point) 900 Blk N Hwy 377

Grass Fire (Pilot Point) 900 Blk N Hwy 377 – Chief 641 on scene of an approx 5 acre grass fire near the Golf Ranch. Brush 641 and Tanker 641 also responding. A3

Update: Chief 641 cancelling all units. This is a controlled burn and the property owner is on scene and the fire is under control. A3


Structure Fire (Little Elm) 300 Blk of Sleepy Hollow Trail

Structure Fire (Little Elm) 300 Blk of Sleepy Hollow Trail – Little Elm FD on scene of a defensive fire in a mobile home park. Water supply problems, requesting 3 water tenders to the scene. Mutual Aid: Sanger and Pilot Point – A3

Update:  13:00 – 2 Lines on the fire now interior attack in progress.  Making good progress on the fire.  Flower Mound also en-route with a mutual aid tanker.  A3


Traumatic Injury (Flower Mound)

Traumatic Injury (Flower Mound) – Presby Hospital Helipad – FMFD on scene of a pt who fell from the attic of a residence. CareFlite has been requested and will land at the nearby hospital helipad to pick up the patient due to too many trees near the scene. A3


Major Accident with Entrapment (Lewisville)

Major Accident with Entrapment (Lewisville) 2300 Blk SH121 Business @ Corporate Dr – M163 on scene with multiple patients and at least one trapped. Requesting 2 additional medics and launch air medical helicopter. A3

Update – B160 on scene and in Command now advising patient no longer trapped and cancel air medical. Pt is load and go by ground ambulance.

Update – EB and WB Corporate are shut down as well as 3 lanes of Southbound 121 Business. Avoid the area. Mutual Aid medic from Coppell also enroute.


Grass/Brush Fire (Ponder)

Grass/Brush Fire (Ponder) 9000 Blk FM2449 – Ponder FD on scene of a 5-10 acre grass fire moving quickly. Difficult access due to soft ground. One brush truck already stuck in mud and structures threatened. Justin FD enroute mutual aid. A3


Water Rescue (Lewisville)

Water Rescue (Lewisville) 100 Cookie Ln – M166 on scene with one vehicle stranded in high water. PD on scene has already rescued the occupants from the vehicle. This is at the 121 Tollway Frontage Rd and Cookie Ln. Avoid the area due to high water. A3


Rescue (Lewisville)

Rescue (Lewisville) – 100 Blk E. Round Grove Rd – E165 on scene with a semi truck blown on it’s side in the parking lot of Wal-Mart. One person trapped inside but appears to be ok. E165 investigating. A3

Update:  04:11 – Occupant is out of the vehicle and ok. Still assessing the trailer for leaks and/or hazards


Structure Fire (Flower Mound)

Structure Fire (Flower Mound) 2500 Blk Lakeside Pkwy – B501 on scene with light smoke from a 3 story apartment building under construction. Reported fire in a wall. B501 in command. Working fire declared. A3

Update:  16:36 – 2nd Alarm requested for fire running the walls and between the floors.  


Major Accident with Entrapment (Sanger)

Major Accident with Entrapment (Sanger) FM455 and Union Hill Rd – M671 on scene 2 vehicle accident major head on damage with at least one person trapped. Air Medical on standby. A3

Update – 1:50 PM – Sanger FD reporting one fatality involved and still extricating one victim trapped.  CareFlite 3 is 4 mins out.


Gas Leak (Flower Mound)

Gas Leak (Flower Mound) Cross Timbers Rd (FM1171) and Auburn Dr – BC501 and E501 on scene construction crew hit a 6 inch gas line. Requesting additional Engine. BC501 is Command. A3

Update: 12:14 PM – FM1171 is closed in both directions between Auburn Dr and Bridlewood Blvd.  Seek alternate routes.


Structure Fire (Flower Mound)

Structure Fire (Flower Mound) 5000 Blk Timber Trail Dr. – BC502 in command of a working fire in a single story residence. T504 and E503 interior requesting ventilation. Heavy smoke inside and high heat conditions. A3

Update:  Primary Searches complete and water being applied to the fire now.  Still heavy smoke inside requesting vertical ventilation.


Structure Fire (Sanger)

Structure Fire (Sanger) 300 Blk N. I-35E – Sanger FD on scene of a 1-story commercial auto dealership facility with heavy fire showing. Request 2nd engine catch a hydrant by the high school. Mutual Aid Krum and Denton. A3


1 Alarm Fire (Coppell)

1 Alarm Fire (Coppell) 600 Blk Airline Dr. – E121 on scene of a large pile of clothing on fire behind a commercial building with possible exposure to the building.  Large amount of black smoke showing in the area.  E123 has water supply.  B121 has command.  A3

Update:  11:56 – Command Requests REHAB to the scene from Farmers Branch or Lewisville.  Appears there is no extension inside the structure.  E122 deploying a 2nd handline to continue work on the clothing pile burning.


Major Accident (Coppell)

Major Accident (Coppell) South Beltline Rd. and 635 – Coppell B121 on scene of a major accident involving a police squad car in the intersection.  Also a fully involved vehicle fire on the North side of the bridge at this same location.  Unknown if related.  CareFlite has been launched to the scene.  Irving FD also on scene.  A3

Update:  17:02 – Command cancelling CareFlite response.  E10, M123, and M11 on car fire – E9, E121 and M121 are on the officer involved accident.


Hazardous Materials (Krum)

Hazardous Materials (Krum) FM156 and Jackson Rd. – Krum FD on scene of a tanker truck leaking petroleum crude oil. Truck is carrying approx 7,000 gallons. Denton HAZMAT team responding and Krum FD/PD are blocking off the area. Also requesting Denton Co. Rehab to the scene. A3


Traumatic Injury (Lewisville)

Traumatic Injury (Lewisville) – 800 Union Station Pkwy – E165 and M165 on scene with a patient who fell from a 2nd story apartment.  Launching PHI Air Medical to the scene.  A3

Update:  21:52 – PHI Med 10 8 mins from the scene.  Battalion 160 setting up a landing zone on Lakeside Circle in front of the Hebron 121 Station Apartments.  Please avoid the area.


Accident with Entrapment (Lewisville)

1500 N. I-35E Southbound Frontage Road – M161 and B160 on scene 2 vehicles moderate damage with 1 person trapped.  B160 in command.  A3

Update:  Extrication Complete (09:59)

Update:  This is near the intersection of Grandys Ln. and I-35E Southbound Service Road – 1 Patient trapped in a vehicle needing extrication.  Truck 167 still enroute.


Structure Fire (Argyle – Lantana)

9000 Blk of Penny Lane in Lantana – Chief 512 on scene 2 story residential structure with heavy smoke and fire showing from the front.  Establishing Command.  Mutual Aid – Double Oak and Denton FD  A3

Update:  21:53 – Command Requesting a 2nd Alarm – Heavy smoke and fire – Transition attack in progress along with search.


2 Alarm Structure Fire (Flower Mound)

2000 Blk of Heather Ridge Dr – FMFD on scene working residential fire with heavy smoke and fire in the 2nd floor and attic.  2nd Alarm requested.  Possible victim inside.  A3

Update:  19:57 – Defensive streams being shut down and crews headed back inside to begin overhaul operations.  

Update:  19:50 – Companies have evacuated the structure and going defensive.


Multiple Water Rescues (Wise County – Chico Area)

Wise County Fire/EMS working several water rescues in the Chico area.  Several vehicles trapped with occupants along FM1810 and also an incident on W. Kentucky St. in Chico.  Salt Creek FD also responding to Saddle Ridge Drive for a road cave in reported to be 20-30 feet deep.  A3

Update:  They are dispatching too many water rescue calls for me to keep up with.  Listen Live:  http://www.broadcastify.com/listen/feed/7199


MVA/Water Rescue (Wise Co. – Chico)

FM1810 Approx 2 miles E of Chico – Chico FD on scene of 2 vehicle MVA with 1 elderly male trapped in high water.  Setting up for water rescue.  Wise Co EMS also responding.  A3

Update:  16:13 – On scene units report both occupants have been rescued and removed from the high water.  Being assessed at this time by EMS.

Update:  Now reporting 2 occupants inside the vehicle.  Chico brush unit waiting for 2nd apparatus arrival to start rescue


Lake Rescue (Lewisville)

I-35E Bridge at Lake Lewisville – *Delayed* – LFD Dive Team on scene assisting with removal of a vehicle that drove off the bridge into the lake.  3 people were rescued from the water by bystanders before FD arrived.   A3