Man dies after being struck by vehicle along I-30 in west Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred last night in the westbound lanes of Interstate 30 near Chapel Creek Blvd.

Multiple emergency responders were called to the scene at 8:20PM with regards to a person struck by a vehicle.

CPR was administered on the pedestrian, but the injuries were too severe. He was pronounced deceased on scene by paramedics.

The victim has been identified as a 72-year-old man from Willow Park.

There is no word on if the driver stopped to render aid.

NEW: Man found dead after killing girl, shooting officers, and standoff in Parker County

Chief Tony Simmons of the Reno Police Department has released a full update regarding the shooting and standoff that occurred last night.

On Thursday, July 9th, at 6:12PM, Reno and Springtown police officers along with Parker County sheriffs deputies were called to a house in the 800 block of Harris Road. A mother had called 9-1-1 to report that her son was armed and threatening to shoot people. He shot and killed a 17-year-old female relative. The mother was able to escape, but sustained injuries while doing so.

As officers arrived at the house, gunshots were fired by the suspect. He shot and wounded a Reno police officer, who was transported from the scene with a gunshot wound to the arm.

A second Reno police officer was struck, but the bullet hit the duty belt near the pistol holster. The officer was not seriously injured.

Officers retreated and more personnel were called to the scene. Parker County’s SWAT team was activated to assist with the apprehension of the suspect.

During the standoff, a Parker County sheriffs deputy was shot multiple times. He was transported by CareFlite helicopter to JPS with injuries. The officer has been released from the hospital.

As the situation escalated, the suspect, now identified as a 26-year-old man, lit the house on fire and then shot himself. Police found his body after the fire was knocked down.

The investigation is still in progress.

Firefighters rescue resident and dog from burning home in Lake Worth

Multiple firefighters from the Lake Worth Fire Department and Fort Worth Fire Department responded to a house fire in the 4600 block of William Springs Road around 10:30AM this morning.

Lake Worth FD reported heavy smoke was showing from the house on arrival.

Firefighters went inside and were able to rescue one resident. CPR was administered on the man as he was transported to a local hospital in grave condition.

A dog was also rescued from the home.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Occupant airlifted from rollover crash near Haslet

Multiple emergency responders were called to the scene of a rollover accident with entrapment on Avondale Haslet Road near FM 156.

Haslet FD, Fort Worth FD, MedStar EMS, and Tarrant County sheriff deputies all responded to the scene.

One vehicle was reported to have overturned with an occupant ejected.

CareFlite was called to the scene and airlifted the patient with serious injuries.

The crash has been cleared.

Man shot twice after walking out of west Fort Worth convenience store

The Fort Worth Police Department responded to a shooting incident just before 11PM last night in the 3100 block of Las Vegas Trail.

Officials say a man had just left a convenience store and was walking across a nearby field when he heard gunshots.

He was shot twice.

MedStar transported him to a local hospital for treatment of his non-life-threatening wounds.

The suspect is unknown at this time.

Police are investigating.

Domestic disturbance at Irving business leads to shooting; one person injured, suspect in custody

The Irving Police Department responded to a shooting incident that occurred Thursday afternoon at a business along Kinwest Parkway just west of MacArthur Blvd.

Police say the victim was shot at least once and taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The victim’s condition is unknown at this time.

The suspect has been taken into custody.

Officials say there was a domestic disturbance at or near a tailor store located in the 7400 block of MacArthur Blvd.

There was heavy police activity in the area while investigators worked the scene.

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Truck driver struck and killed by vehicle along I-20 in far west Tarrant County

The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatality accident that occurred early Thursday morning in the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 near Markum Ranch Road.

Reports indicate a truck driver was outside of his rig along the highway when he was struck by a passing vehicle, possibly another 18-wheeler.

The truck driver was pronounced deceased on the scene just before 6:30AM.

He has been identified as a 65-year-old man from Village Mills, TX.

Officials with the TCSO have not released any information regarding this accident.

UPDATE: Dallas police officer in stable condition after rollover crash

A Dallas police officer involved in a serious rollover crash yesterday evening is in stable condition. The crash occurred around 10:30PM near the intersection of Camp Wisdom and Polk.

Officials say the officer was responding lights and siren to assist a fellow officer when he lost control of his squad car. The vehicle overturned multiple times, landing a short distance off the roadway.

Dallas Fire-Rescue transported the officer with potentially serious injuries to Methodist Dallas Hospital.

Police say the officer is in stable condition at this time.

There were no other officers or citizens hurt in the crash.

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Investigators working to determine if shooting death of teen in Everman was intentional or by accident

The Everman Police Department is working to determine if the shooting death of an 18-year-old man on Monday was an intentional act or a terrible accident.

Police and paramedics were called to a convenience store in the 1700 block of Everman Parkway on Monday evening in reference to a person that had been shot.

First-arriving responders located a male with a gunshot wound to the back. CPR was administered as paramedics transported the victim to JPS, but he was pronounced deceased at the hospital.

Detectives say the victim was driving a vehicle occupied by three passengers. As the vehicle pulled into the convenience store parking lot, one gunshot was fired from a gun in the back seat of the vehicle, striking the victim (driver) in the back.

The passengers immediately began calling for help and attempted to treat the man’s wounds.

Police detained all three passengers, but a thorough investigation is still in progress to determine whether or not the shooting was intentional or by accident. The passengers are cooperating with the investigation.

No charges have been filed as of yet.

Driver killed in high-speed crash near Benbrook

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred yesterday evening in the southbound lanes of SW Loop 820 near Team Ranch Road.

Officials say a vehicle was traveling at high speeds along the highway when it crashed into a light pole and bridge support pillar.

The driver of of the vehicle, now identified as a 31-year-old man from Joshua, was pronounced deceased on the scene.

The crash occurred around 6:45PM.

Fort Worth PD’s Traffic Investigations Unit are investigating the crash.

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