Monthly Archives: June 2015

Trauma Injuries (Ellis County)

FD and CareFlite ground EMS have requested two helicopters to airlift out two people injured in a golf cart rollover crash at a residential property in the 1000 block of Woodridge Drive (outside of Waxahachie). CareFlite 3 is airlifting to Parkland. CareFlite 6 has landed at Baylor Waxahachie to rendezvous with CareFlite ground EMS for the second person involved.

Swift Water Rescue (Dallas)

PIC – Dallas Fire Rescue’s Swift Water Rescue and Hazardous Materials teams are on scene of an 18 wheeler that crashed off the southbound I45 bridge just before Overton Road. 18 wheeler is on its side in water below the bridge. DFR is working to locate any possible victims from the crash. Crash happened earlier this morning. Expect delays on SB I45. Freeway is not totally closed but at least one right lane is blocked.(Picture: Sarah Thomas)


Missing Person in Water (Ft Worth)

Quint 16, Engine 16, Dive 32, Battalion 5 and MedStar on scene of a missing person in the Trinity River near River Oaks Blvd and Sam Calloway Road. MedStar reports two onboard a canoe/kayak when it tipped. One came up. One is still missing. Units are searching for the possible second individual.

Update – Command requesting assistance from Fort Worth Police’s Air 1 helicopter.

Update – Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is also on scene to assist.

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.

Accident w/ Entrapment (Arlington)

Station 9 on scene of a major accident with entrapment, requesting a second ambulance to the scene at southbound Cooper Street near Wimbledon Drive. At least two vehicles involved with one on its side. APD has requested two wreckers to the scene. Expect delays on Cooper St south of I20.

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