Severe Accident (Gainesville)

Major Accident w/ Entrapment, Multiple EMS Helicopters Launch (Gainesville) Gainesville FD, Cooke County EMS and PD are working a very major accident with multiple medical helicopters requested on I35 near FM 1202 in front of the Gainesville outlet malls. Unknown number of helicopters requested – reports of up to 5. 2 landing now. Accident affects both NB and SB lanes. Expect major delays. Updates to follow. A1

*Update – This is reported to be a head-on collision. Unknown number of injured. At least 2 helicopters have left the scene en route to trauma centers in the DFW Metroplex.

*Update – Reports of 8-9 patients involved. Serious injuries are reported. 5 helicopters were requested.