Apartment Fire (Ft Worth) Engine 23, Quint 23 on scene at the Crescent Oaks Apartments located at 3001 W Normandale Drive reporting a two story apartment complex with fire showing from both floors. Battalion 5 has command on a working fire. Red Cross requested to the scene along with MedStar for one patient with smoke inhalation. (Delayed 15 minutes) A2
Monthly Archives: November 2013
2 Alarm Fire (Arlington) Arlington FD has placed a 2 alarm fire at the University of Texas at Arlington under control. Fire was reportedly in the basement of the Chemistry building in the 500 block of W. 3rd St. Station 1 was first on scene with heavy smoke showing. Fire under control at this time.
Still getting hundreds of reports of an explosion noise heard across southern DFW. Grandview VFD is on scene near FM 916 and CR 408 for the possible explosion. No other information. We will post confirmed information when we have it.
Rollover Accident (Dallas) Engine 18, Engine 45, Engine 4, Truck 3 and Truck 4 along with EMS are working a rollover accident involving multiple vehicles on WB I30 over the Trinity River. Highway shut down.
Major Accident, Double Helicopter Response (Wise/Montague County line) Multiple Fire/EMS departments are working a multi-vehicle accident on SB 287 at 101. Reported 5 vehicles involved, one patient ejected, multiple injures. Air Evac 68 is inbound with another helicopter being launched. Montague Fire EMS, Bowie FD, Wise County EMS, and Alvord Fire all working the scene.
UPDATE – 4 helicopters were called. Air Evac 68, Air Evac 55, PHI Med 10, and CareFlite 1 all airlifted patients to Harris and JPS.
Accident w/Ejection (Ft Worth) Engine 4 along with FWPD and MedStar 51 are working a major accident with reported ejection at the intersection of Martin Drive and Wichita Street. Engine 4 requested Careflite to be placed on stand by, but MedStar has cancelled them. Reporting one critical, one serious and two non serious injuries. Additional Ambulances requested to the scene. A2
1 Alarm Fire (Lake Worth) Lake Worth FD along with Azle, Saginaw and River Oaks are working a mobile home fire in the 6300 block of Rolling Wood Trail. LWFD arrived on scene and reported a single wide mobile home with heavy fire showing. The fire is now under control. Post delayed 30 minutes. A2
Rollover Accident w/ Entrapment (Cleburne) Cleburne Fire, CareFlite ground EMS, and CPD are working a single vehicle rollover accident with extrication in progress, S Caddo St and E Schaffer St. CareFlite air has been launched to the scene. A1
1 Alarm Fire (Ft Worth) Engine 38, Quint 38 on scene in the 5100 block of W Caylor Road with a two story brick structure fully involved. Engine 38 pulling a big booster. Working fire declared. A2
Pursuit End (Rowlett) Rowlett PD has just ended a police pursuit, suspect in custody on 66 near Chiesa Rd. Short pursuit. (Frank Siegler)