Monthly Archives: August 2018

Accident w/ Entrapment (Fort Worth)

Fort Worth FD, MedStar, and FWPD are working a major accident with reported entrapment on northbound I35W near Tarrant Parkway. Multiple FWFD crews en route. MedStar has requested CareFlite helicopter to the scene. Avoid!

Update – One person trapped in the vehicle. Extrication has started. Heavy Rescue truck (Squad 2) responding to assist.

Structure Fire (Dallas)

Engine 52,Truck 50, Engine 50 are on scene with smoke showing from an apartment / townhome building in the 4600 block of Country Creek Drive. Working fire declared. Engine 52 pulling a line for fire attack. Engine 50 has water supply. Battalion 5, Battalion 6, Engine 26, and Truck 40 also assigned.

Rollover Accident (Plano)

Plano Battalion 2, Engine 7, Medic 7, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident involving a vehicle rollover on northbound Sam Rayburn Tollway just before Dallas North Tollway. One vehicle on its roof. Medical helicopter requested to standby, but has been disregarded. Possible ejection with serious injuries reported. Avoid this area.

Rollover w/ Entrapment (Lewisville)

Engine 166, Battalion 160, Truck 167, and Lewisville PD are on scene of a major accident involving a vehicle rollover on 121 Business at the Trinity River bridge. One vehicle along the guardrail. One person trapped in the vehicle Working to stabilize the vehicle and extricate the occupant. PHI Air Medical was on standby, but EMS reports the helicopter is not needed.

Vehicle / Structure Fire (Arlington)

Engine 17 is on scene with smoke showing from the garage of a house in the 1100 block of Prairie Ridge Lane. Vehicle fire inside the garage of a two story house. Quint 8 and Rescue 8 checking the attic for fire extension. Engine 8, Engine 11, Truck 1, Engine 1 are on scene.

House Fire (Arlington)

Squad 4 is on scene with heavy fire and smoke showing from a house in the 1800 block of Holly Oak Street. Requesting a 2nd alarm to the scene along with EMS. Working fire. Engine 4 has fire attack. Truck 7 on scene. 505 has command.

Structure Fire (Dallas)

Battalion 4, Truck 20, Engine 20, Rescue 20, Truck 41, and other DFR units are on scene with heavy smoke showing from a large commercial strip center on Preston Road near LBJ. Working fire has been declared. Avoid this area.

Update – Requesting a second alarm to the scene. Updated address as 12817 Preston Road.

Update – Requesting a third alarm response to the scene.

Rollover Accident (Fort Worth)

Quint 26, Engine 26, multiple Medstar units, and FWPD are working a major accident involving a vehicle rollover with possible ejection in the 4700 block of SW Loop 820 Service Road bear Bryant Irvin. Multiple people injured. Major injuries reported. Avoid this area.

Shooting (Arlington)

Arlington Fire/EMS and multiple Police officers are on scene of a shooting at an apartment complex in the 2200 block of Harriett Street in east Arlington. EMS is ground transporting a patient to MCA with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Major Accident (Arlington)

Arlington FD, Fort Worth FD, Euless FD, MedStar EMS, AMR, and police are on scene of a major accident involving a train vs. large truck near the 12500 block of Calloway Cemetery Road. Truck reported to be on fire. Fort Worth FD reports Arlington FD has the fire under control. The train has stopped near the Collins Street bridge. Multiple people on board the train to be assessed by EMS. Requesting several additional resources.

Update – Requesting more ambulances to the scene from both MedStar and AMR (Arlington). Multiple people injured on board the train. EMS assessing injuries at this time.

Update – One fatality reported to be involved in this crash. There are several people to be transported from the train. MedStar and AMR ambulances are on scene.

Update – The AmBus (Multi-Patient Vehicle) from Fort Worth / MedStar has been requested to the scene.

Update – At least six people have been transported so far from the scene. Additional ambulances and the AmBus en route for any other transports.

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