The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatality accident on the Dallas North Tollway.
At 5:48am, Dallas Fire Rescue and DPS Troopers responded to a crash on southbound Dallas North Tollway near Mockingbird Lane.
Investigators say an unoccupied SUV was disabled in the fast lane of traffic when a second SUV hydroplaned and crashed into the vehicle and median barrier. The driver of the second SUV was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Lanes of southbound Dallas North Tollway were closed while DPS investigated the scene. All lanes have since been reopened.
The Dallas Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred overnight on Central Expressway in north Dallas.
At around 3:10am, the driver of an 18-wheeler called 9-1-1 to report he had struck a pedestrian on northbound Central Expressway near Forest Lane.
Authorities say a man was walking in the lanes of traffic when he was struck by the semi. Paramedics pronounced the pedestrian deceased on the scene.
The incident remains under investigation.
The Dallas Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred early this morning on southbound Loop 12 at I30.
At around 6:10am, Dallas Fire Rescue and Police responded to the scene for a single vehicle crash.
Police say a vehicle was southbound on Loop 12 when the driver hydroplaned on the wet road and collided with a bridge support pillar. The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene by paramedics.
The crash remains under investigation.
The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred this morning at a house near Azle.
At around 7:30am, multiple emergency responders from Tarrant County and Azle FD/EMS responded to a shooting at a house in the 11200 block of Liberty School Road.
Reports indicate an argument between three people turned into a shooting and assault. One person was shot and a second was assaulted. Both victims were transported to a hospital with injuries.
There is no word on if the suspect is in custody.
Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.
The Lewisville Police Department responded to a shooting at a home in the 900 block of Ashwood Drive at around 10:15pm Tuesday night.
When officers arrived, they located a man shot in the head. Paramedics quickly transported him to Medical City Lewisville where he was pronounced deceased. He has been identified as a 23-year-old man.
Investigators say the victim and the suspect were arguing over a cell phone when the 20-year-old suspect pulled out a gun and shot the victim. Police arrested the suspect when they arrived at the scene.
The suspect has been charged with Murder. He is currently in jail on a $100,000 bond.
The Carrollton Police Department has announced an arrest from the October crash that killed a mother and injured several of her children.
The crash occurred back on October 24th at the intersection of Marsh Lane and Dove Creek in Carrollton. Emergency responders were called to the scene of the crash and located two vehicles with significant damage.
Officials determined a driver was traveling at high speeds on Marsh Lane when they struck an SUV occupied by multiple people. A 43-year-old woman in the SUV was pronounced deceased at the scene. Five of her eight children inside the vehicle were also injured.
The driver at fault ran away on foot immediately after the crash. The Carrollton Police Department worked with the U.S. Marshal’s Service Joint East Texas Fugitive Task Force and determined the suspect was hiding in an apartment in Lewisville. Detectives took him into custody Monday at the Lewisville apartment complex after a short foot chase.
The suspect, identified as 19-year-old Brayan De La Rosa, has been charged with a total of 12 felonies: Manslaughter (1), Accident Involving Death (1), Accident Involving Serious Bodily Injury (1), Accident Involving Injury (4), Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon (5). He has been transferred to the Dallas County Jail.
The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred this afternoon at an apartment complex on the east side of town.
At around 1:05pm this afternoon, Fort Worth officers were dispatched to a stabbing at 7040 John T. White Road. Officers arrived to find two stabbing victims in the parking lot of the apartment complex.
Authorities say a man and a woman were having an argument over a child custody matter when the man pulled out a knife and stabbed the woman. He also stabbed another individual in the process.
The adult female victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Fort Worth police arrested the 33-year-old suspect at the scene. He has been charged with Murder and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.
The Arlington Police Department has arrested a 22-year-old driver and charged him with Intoxication Manslaughter and Intoxication Assault after a crash on Sunday.
At 10:17pm on Sunday evening, Arlington Fire/EMS and Police responded to the intersection of E. Park Row Drive and Susan Drive for a major accident involving two pedestrians. Emergency responders arrived to find two women laying in the roadway. Paramedics transported both women to a local hospital where one was pronounced deceased. She has been identified as a 67-year-old female.
Investigators determined a driver ran a red light while traveling westbound on Park Row and struck the two women as they walked across the street in the crosswalk. The driver did not stop to render aid.
Police located a license plate at the scene. They ran the tag which came back to a residence on Cloverdale Street, not too far from the accident scene. Officers went to the residence and located a vehicle with heavy front-end damage. They made contact with a resident who was determined to be the driver at the time of the collision. He failed multiple tests for sobriety and was subsequently arrested.
Investigators believe speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.
The Richardson Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred Monday afternoon at the intersection of W. Campbell Road and Nantucket Drive.
At around 12:55pm, Richardson Fire/EMS and Police responded to the scene of a crash involving a motorcycle and a sedan.
Officials say a vehicle was traveling westbound on Campbell Road and attempted to make a left turn onto Nantucket when the eastbound motorcyclist collided with the vehicle. The motorcycle operator, a 16-year-old male, was ejected from the bike.
Paramedics transported him to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
The crash remains under investigation.
The Dallas Fire Rescue is investigating a fatality fire that occurred this afternoon at 2312 Al Lipscomb Way near I-45.
At 3:57pm, Dallas firefighters responded to reports of a fire at the three-story building, formerly an art gallery and office area. They found heavy fire showing from the building.
As firefighters were extinguishing the flames, they encountered an injured homeless man. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
The fire was declared under control around 5:00pm.
Investigators know the fire originated in a room, on the second floor, in the back of the building, but the exact cause is under investigation. Pending the Medical Examiner’s final ruling on the victim’s cause of death, the cause of this fire will be listed as undetermined.